‘This lack of agency oversight is a threat to our privacy and democracy’
‘Send Nikki a check, then sit back and get rich’
Russian oil company refutes pension board’s self-exoneration
Records show embattled former commissioner had unparalleled access during tea party targeting
Claims attorney general who signed off on surveillance of reporter supports press freedom
Obama spokesman warned that ‘trying to manage the media’ could cause president to ‘lose touch with reality’
Official was in charge of targeting conservative groups
In rush to give homes to welfare recipients, Obama’s choice for FHFA head bankrupted the agencies he’s supposed to regulate
Chris Christie biography paints senator as graft-motivated, questions Cuban refugee tale
Former Governor of Illinois to testify at a sentencing hearing for 18 felony corruption convictions
Lobby critic raises campaign cash at lobbyist's house - Washington Times
Democratic representative Betty Sutton recently used a prominent lobbyists’ home for a fundraiser
Drawing inspiration from the revolt in Tunisia, thousands of Yemenis fed up with their president’s 32-year rule demanded his ouster Saturday
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Far from being bipartisan, the effort to snuff out the filibuster is led by a coalition of liberal activists.
Former Israel President Moshe Katsav was convicted Thursday of raping an employee when he was a Cabinet minister
Still more good news for filibuster reform: Harry Reid is in active discussions with his caucus about moving forward with reform in the new year
For the new moderate political movement “No Labels” to succeed, it needs to be able to call a spade a spade.
Body-scanner makers spent millions on lobbying - USA Today
The companies with multimillion-dollar contracts to supply American airports with body-scanning machines more than doubled their spending on lobbying in the last five years
Missouri Republicans allege that busloads of ineligible voters appeared at polls and voted when a verification system failed
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