Harry Reid Took Money from Koch Lobbyist

Andrew Stiles The Washington Free Beacon 4/7/2014

Add Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) to the list of Senate Democrats who have benefitted from Koch money. In fact, he might as well pay one of his grandchildren to stitch Koch insignias onto his suit to denote their sponsorship:

 

 

Many Republican senators might […]

GOP seeks coverage choices in health law they hate

David Espo MyWay/APNews 4/6/2014

At the prodding of business organizations, House Republicans quietly secured a recent change in President Barack Obama’s health law to expand coverage choices, a striking, one-of-a-kind departure from dozens of high-decibel attempts to repeal or dismember it.

Democrats describe the change involving small-business coverage options as a straightforward improvement of the […]

Dozens of lawmakers related to big time lobbyists – Billions of dollars in fees

Editor AgainstCronyCapitalism 2/22/2014

“It’s not just about staying in office because you like the power. It’s about staying in office because it generates huge amounts of cash for your family.”

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Pat Caddell Says Establishment Republicans 'Want the IRS to Go After' the Tea Party

Michael Patrick Leahy Breitbart.com Big Government 17 Feb 2014

The civil war between the Tea Party and the GOP Establishment has been brutal. But could it be the reason congressional Republicans aren’t putting the heat on President Obama for the IRS scandal?

Democratic pollster Pat Caddell thinks so, and radio host Rush Limbaugh said it’s […]

BBC's six-year cover-up of secret 'green propaganda' training for top executives

Pensioner forces BBC to lift veil on 2006 eco-seminar to top executives Papers reveal influence of top green campaigners including Greenpeace Then-head of news Helen Boaden said it impacted a ‘broad range of output’ Yet BBC has spent more than £20,000 in legal fees trying to keep it secret

 

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Tim Pawlenty learns to lobby

MJ Lee Politico 12/29/2013

As an ambitious politician with eyes on the White House, Tim Pawlenty cast himself as the everyman — the working-class son of a truck driver, a practical Midwesterner, a “Sam’s Club Republican.”

But when those ambitions were dashed, the former Minnesota governor found a new role that takes him a long […]