Report Accuses Hillary Adviser Who Ran Intel Service of Illegally Lobbying for Vladimir Putin Ally

Breitbart News Breitbart.com 30 Mar 2015

The Hillary Clinton confidant who was caught running a clandestine intelligence service for her may have also illegally lobbied for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ally in the nation of Georgia.

According to a Gawker report, Sidney Blumenthal, the top Clinton confidant, and “another former official from Bill Clinton’s administration […]

Flood of anti-Boehner calls rattles leadership

Susan Ferrechio The Washington Examiner 1/7/2015

It wasn’t the Republican votes against House Speaker John Boehner that truly rattled the GOP leadership, it was the phone calls.

There were hundreds of them, jamming the phone lines of the district and Capitol offices of dozens of House GOP lawmakers.

The callers were not angry about legislation. […]

First major GOP bill may be a big subsidy to Disney, the NFL and property insurers

Timothy P. Carney The Washington Examiner 1/6/2015

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid scolded Republicans last month for abandoning a federal reinsurance program beloved by many industries: the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

Reid instructed Republicans to put TRIA — which created a taxpayer backstop for property insurers after 9/11 — at the top of their […]

CT DCF Commissioner: Pelletier ‘Circus’ About Parents, Not Justina

Beau Berman Fox News CT 8/6/2014

Justina Pelletier has been free since the middle of June.

That’s when the State of Massachusetts released the now 16-year-old West Hartford teen back to the custody of her parents, following a sixteen month custody battle. What remains unclear is exactly what led to that return after so many […]

Soros group triples its lobbying spending

Holly Yeager The Washington Post 2/23/2014

The latest list of big lobbying spenders contains a surprising name: George Soros.

Well, not the billionaire himself, but the Open Society Policy Center, the Washington-based advocacy affiliate of his Open Society Foundations.

Soros and his generous support of liberal causes, through his philanthropy and his personal political spending, […]

Chamber of Commerce Declares 2014 the ‘Year of Immigration Reform’

Donohue: ‘We’re two-thirds of the way there’

Elizabeth Harrington The Washington Free Beacon 1/8/2014

Thomas Donohue, the president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, declared 2014 the “year of immigration reform,” Wednesday, during his annual state of American business address.

“We’re determined to make 2014 the year that immigration reform is finally enacted,” […]