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The Bank-Funded Dems That Spiked Omarova’s Nomination

In October, Banking Committee member Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) became the first Democrat to tell reporters that he had “concerns” about the nominee over Biden’s pick for a bank regulator, Dr. Saule Omarova.

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News Sites Are Renting Your Inbox to Spammy Political Groups

Mother Jones, The Daily Caller, and other news sites make money by selling access to your inbox to political groups that want your donations.

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Top House Dem Buys Stock in Pharma Companies and Defense Contractors

House Budget Chair John Yarmuth is a frequent stock trader who recently purchased shares in companies that are lobbying against the Democrats' budget plan.

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Senators Own up to $25 Million in Big Tech Stocks

Senators invested in tech stocks like Amazon, Apple, and Google may soon be voting on antitrust bills introduced in the Senate that would impact their portfolios.

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Democrats Have Lost Nine Senate Seats in Close Contests Since 2012

The populist economic message that kept Democratic voter turnout high in this year's Georgia Senate runoffs has largely been absent over the past decade of close losses.

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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.

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More and More Medicare Money is Flowing to Private Equity

Recent academic studies have found that private equity investment is rushing in to for-profit healthcare companies, but patients may not benefit.