Denver Post: Colo. Farm-Bill Backers Make Hay on the Hill by Anne C. Mulkern
Pamela Behrsin | May 27, 2008
May 24, 2008Denver PostAnne C. MulkernTwo House members from Colorado who pushed passage of controversial farming legislation together reaped more than $390,000 in campaign contributions from businesses boosted by the bill. Adds Congresspedia Research Tool To Its Government Transparency Toolbox
Pamela Behrsin | April 07, 2008 Adds Congresspedia Research Tool To Its Government Transparency Toolbox
Wired Magazine: Telcos Spent $10K Per Telecom Amnesty Vote, Sunshine Group Says by Ryan Singel
Pamela Behrsin | April 02, 2008
March 21, 2008Wired NewsRyan Singel"The analysis found that from January 2005 to September 2007 AT&T, Sprint and Verizon PAC donations favored legislators who subsequently voted in March 2008 to help the companies escape their legal woes."
CongressDaily: House Mental Health Bill Opponents Gave More To Members
Pamela Behrsin |
March 7, 2008 - "Groups that opposed a mental health parity bill that passed the House Wednesday gave five times the amount of campaign contributions to lawmakers than proponents over the past two years, according to data from, a nonprofit organization that tracks campaign money and members' votes...
Lawmakers’ Votes Align With Campaign Dollars on Mine Safety Bill
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January 16, 2008 - Lawmakers' votes aligned with campaign dollars on the mine safety bill passed today (HR 2768, the S-Miner Act).Supporters--primarily mining and manufacturing unions--gave an average of nine times more to legislators who voted Yes, compared to legislators who voted No.
Payday Lending Campaign Dollars Pave Way for Industry-Friendly Laws
Dan Newman |
$8 Million in Campaign Contributions Paves the Way for $4.6 Billion in Loan FeesReport links Payday Loan Industry Campaign Contributions to Regulatory Legislation in State LegislaturesMay 24, 2007 - In a report released today,, a nonprofit, nonpartisan research group, found that the payday lending industry has dramatically increased its state campaign contributions over the last eight years... Launches Groundbreaking Money & Politics Search Engine for U.S. Congress
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