Latest Findings for Government Affairs

Obama Foundation Donors Attended Private White House Events With The President


May 17, 2016 -- Altogether, 15 of the 39 named donors to the Obama Foundation have been invited to small meetings with the president at the White House, a MapLight analysis has found. Read more

Senators Who Rejected Human-Caused Climate Change Received 7 Times as Much Money from Oil and Gas Interests

Senators Voting for CISA Receive More Defense Industry Money

Senators Who Voted Against Background Checks Received More Pro-Gun Contributions

Industry Wins House Passage of Bill Limiting EPA Advisory Board's Role

Reps Voting to Speed Up Permits for Natural Gas Exports Receive $2.6M from Exporting Companies; $87.4M Spent on Lobbying

MapLight Launches Personal Financial Disclosures Database

Financial Disclosures Showcase Kansas Senate Candidates' Investment in Energy Companies

Defense Industry Gave More Cash to Lawmakers Voting to Arm the Syrian Rebels Fighting ISIS

MapLight Launches Federal Lobbying Database

Hal Rogers Champions Coal in Omnibus Spending Bill

Democrats Voting for Derivatives Bill Receive More Money From Citigroup and Other Financial Institutions

Senate NSA Data Collection Bills -Top Intelligence Contractors Contribute Three Times More to Feinstein Than Leahy

As Tax Reform Enters the Debt Ceiling Debate, A Look at Top Contributors to Key Lawmakers

Senators Voting Yes on Syria Resolution Received 83% More Money From Defense Industry

House Members Voting to Continue NSA's Dragnet Surveillance Received Twice as Much From Defense Contractors

Dave McKinley, A Top Recipient of Coal Money, Pushes Coal Ash Deregulation Bill to a Vote

Farm Bill Vote Switchers Have Nearly Twice as Much Money From Traditional Farm Bill Interests

Conservatives and Democrats Team Up in the House to Kill the Farm Bill

National Security-Industrial Complex: Companies Profiting from 'Top-Secret Work' Give Generously to Congress