Recent academic studies have found that private equity investment is rushing in to for-profit healthcare companies, but patients may not benefit.
House progressives have again introduced amendments to significantly reduce the massive Pentagon budget of at least $768 billion.
The Biden administration and Senate Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending plan would have a net cost of $1-1.75 trillion over 10 years, budget groups say, less than the costs of the Trump tax cuts of 2017.
Here are the members of Congress who own stock in defense contractors like Lockheed Martin and Raytheon.
The House Blue Dog PAC has received donations from pharmaceutical giants, health care companies, and the fossil fuel industry this year as many of its members seek to delay a vote on the Democrats’ budget plan.
Facing health care and climate crises, a group of six conservative House Democrats are seeking to pump the brakes on the largest federal investments in decades.
Top defense contractors have quietly restarted their PAC donations after a pause, including to Republican election objectors.