U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks at a weekly news conference on March 04, 2021 in Washington, DC.Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

Pelosi-Controlled Committee Blocks Votes on Congressional Stock Trading

Paul Pelosi would have to give up his stock trading if bipartisan bills on blind trusts were allowed to advance.

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House Dems Opposed to Cutting Pentagon Budget Got 3.7x More in Defense Industry Cash

Fewer Democrats voted yesterday to cut the Defense budget by 10% than voted for an identical proposal last year.

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House to Vote on the Largest Defense Budget in History

House progressives have again introduced amendments to significantly reduce the massive Pentagon budget of at least $768 billion.

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Manchin Poised to Profit From Mine Reclamation Funding He Championed

Enersystems, Joe Manchin's family coal company, has contracts with the only power plant in West Virginia that burns coal from reclaimed mine projects.