Quick Hits

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Tax Chairman Neal Takes Checks From the Worst Corporate Tax Dodgers

Neal's Q1 FEC report shows donations from PACs of companies with tax rates as low as -34% last year.

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AT&T and Boeing Named Chairs of Biden Inauguration

For donating $1 million, the companies are also invited to future in-person events.

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Pollster Who Says Voters Want a GOP Senate Is Profiting From the Re-Election of Perdue and Loeffler

News outlets covering Mark Penn's finding that voters want at least one of Loeffler or Perdue to be re-elected failed to mention that his digital firm is being paid millions to produce pro-Loeffler and pro-Perdue campaign materials.

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Billionaire Trump Megadonors Behind Group That Promoted Scott Atlas as an Anti-Fauci

It's the same group that promoted hydroxychloroquine to the president in March.

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Neal’s CARES Act Bailed Out Hospitals But Not Hospital Workers

Neal secured millions for his hospital industry donors with no requirements for them to assist workers.

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Klobuchar Worked With Law Enforcement Group to Increase Police Budgets

The possible Democratic vice presidential pick sought to dramatically increase the budget for a key cop-hiring program created by Joe Biden’s 1994 crime bill.

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Group Promoting Covid “Liberate” Protests Tied to Hydroxychloroquine Push

"Hydroxychloroquine is the cure!" reads a sign displayed at one of the protests.

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Did Joe Pizza Tell Trump About Hydroxychloroquine?

Mr. Pizza, whose wife was serenaded by Trump at Mar-a-Lago, is a hydroxychloroquine dealer.

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Richard Neal Is #1 in Corporate PAC Donations

Neal, who chairs the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee, got money from PACs of several corporations that had negative effective tax rates in 2018.