Let’s play another round of ‘Is It Legal?’
‘It’s not clear what problem all these laws are trying to solve’
Elizabeth O’Bagy has friends in State and other federal agencies
Hickenlooper seeks ‘stronger voice’
‘Could you imagine the backlash if two bucks a semester were going to the NRA?’
Progressive, corporate groups team up to re-write immigration laws
TheDC’s executive editor smokes hand-rolled Liga Privada No. 9 stogies, and doesn’t care if you approve
Cigar Hunter: FDA stogie politics update, and some free cigars - TheDC Opinion
The FDA’s basic goal is to erase the historically bright line between Marlboros and Montecristos, and change cigar smoking in the United States forever.
Facebook’s record spending on lobbying signals that the newly public company is expanding its footprint in Washington as it faces scrutiny on privacy issues.
Sunlight Foundation: Obamacare supporters spent $62 million lobbying this cycle, opponents spent $42 million
Sugar industry has spent nearly $2.5 million on lobbying and $2.8 million on congressional campaigns
Veteran lobbyist explains his decision to create a ‘more active, robust, hands-on’ firm
‘I am concerned with conflicting messages regarding HHS’s position on lobbying with federal funds’
Health care secretary testifies that she knew of the lobbying, but that it was acceptable
Documentary filmmakers try to get government funding for ‘Museum of Government Waste’
Two claim Gingrich lobbied in '03 - Des Moines Register
Newt Gingrich personally urged members of Congress to vote for a controversial Medicare expansion bill in 2003
‘That was a key part of every agreement we had’
An Alabama woman’s story is a reminder that our sentencing laws for non-violent offenders are unreasonable.
In his new book, Abramoff argues that most members of Congress are corrupt. That’s not true.