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Hoping for More AOCs, Progressives Target Moderate Democrats with Primary Challengers
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House Sponsors of Green Card Overhaul Received 3x Money From Top Tech Companies
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The typical House member who cosponsored a measure removing per-country caps on “green cards” received three times more campaign contributions from the nation’s 10 largest tech companies than lawmakers who declined to cosponsor the bill.
Journalists, Pundits And Retired Politicians Put On A Show For Lobbyists
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As another presidential election cycle shifts into high gear, the nation's largest special interest organizations will spend millions of dollars on speakers, ranging from high-profile journalists to retired politicians.
States Countering Digital Deception
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The federal government has done remarkably little to counter digital deception in our democracy, but the state level is a different story.
Obama Alums Tell Health Insurance Lobby “Medicare For All” Won’t Happen
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President Barack Obama’s former top strategist told insurance lobby executives that “Medicare for All” likely won’t pass even if Democrats control both branches of Congress.
MapLight Analysis Finds a Small Donor Class Funds Oregon Elections
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As Oregon state legislators consider a package of bills to limit the influence of money in politics, a new MapLight report outlines hows megadonors and Portland’s “donor class” have an outsized impact on Oregon elections.
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