Articles By Donald Shaw
As more representatives and candidates pledge to reject contributions from corporate PACs, others are standing by their corporate benefactors and relying on them to provide the overwhelming majority of their campaign funds.
Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) often talks about ending offshore tax avoidance, but he has taken thousands from the worst corporate offenders while failing to make any progress on the issue.
The bill now heads to to Gov. Snyder for his signature or veto.
The House must also pass the measure before it can be sent to President Trump for his signature or veto.
NewDemPAC receives contributions from PACs of nearly every major American corporation.
The bill comes as Michigan’s Secretary of State-elect has pledged to increase transparency of dark money
All but 17 House Democrats have signaled they want to use the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to restore net neutrality rules.
Days After Saying It Would Request a Refund, Amgen’s PAC Appeared to Give More Money to Cindy Hyde-Smith
Amgen is one of several companies that said they would request campaign contribution refunds following Hyde-Smith’s “public hanging” comment.
A Sludge analysis shows that lawmakers with large campaign contributions from the defense industry are more likely to defend the U.S. military's relationship with Saudi Arabia.