Czar Says Obama Has No Plans To Restrict TARP Lobbyists

Tuesday, 1 September 2009 Judicial Watch

The czar of Obama’s massive bank bailout says the president’s promise to restrict lobbyists from influencing how the government allocates the program’s $700 billion was a political stunt and no rules have been implemented.

Furthermore, the administration claims to fear that issuing rules against lobbyist communications could violate the […]

American Spectator: ACORN’s Money for Nothing

By Matthew Vadum 8.17.09

Citizens Consulting Inc. (CCI), the shadowy financial nerve center of the embattled radical activist group ACORN, has filed false lobbying disclosure reports with Congress, according to Ron Sykes, a former ACORN employee. This revelation is important because, as former ACORN national board member Charles Turner said earlier this year on “The […]

Huffington Post: Internal Memo Confirms Big Giveaways in White House Deal with Big Pharma

Ryan Grim 08-13-09

A memo obtained by the Huffington Post confirms that the White House and the pharmaceutical lobby secretly agreed to precisely the sort of wide-ranging deal that both parties have been denying over the past week.

The memo, which according to a knowledgeable health care lobbyist was prepared by a person directly […]