Blaine Luetkemeyer
Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.) speaks at a subcommittee hearing on October 2, 2020 in Washington, DC. J. Scott Applewhite/Getty Images

The Congressman Represented by the Banking Lobby

Missouri Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer has collected millions from his family bank, a member of the American Bankers Association.

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Ascending Dem Hawk Wants to Pre-Authorize War With China

In a Washington Post op-ed, Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.) said Congress should preemptively authorize military action to defend Taiwan against China.

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Top Democrats Own Stock in AT&T, Funder of Far-Right OAN Network

A recent investigation revealed that 90% of the far-right network OAN's funding comes from AT&T-owned platforms.

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Four Waste Coal Provisions Manchin Put in the Infrastructure Bill

A review of legislative text shows that several provisions in a section drafted by Manchin’s committee would benefit companies involved in waste coal, which happens to be what the Manchin family coal brokerage specializes in.