U.S. Congress

DATA RELEASE: Google and Facebook Spend Most on Lobbying Among Tech Firms

June 9, 2015 -- On Tuesday, June 2nd, President Obama signed into law the USA Freedom Act, which, among other things, requires the NSA to <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/04/us/winning-surveillance-limits-obam

DATA RELEASE: Labor and Business Square Off in CA Special Senate Election

May 18, 2015 -- Voters in California’s 7th Senate District are set to cast ballots on Tuesday to fill the seat vacated by former Sta

DATA RELEASE: New Top Democrat on Senate Foreign Relations is Major Recipient of Pro-Israel Contributions

April 14, 2015 -- Later today, Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) is scheduled to participate in his first hearing as the ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. On April 1, Sen.

DATA RELEASE: Is Money in Politics to Blame for Complicated Tax Returns?

April 13, 2015 -- With two days left until tax day, most Americans have already spent several hours finalizing their 2014 tax returns.