A new study suggests that our lawmakers’ speeches are becoming less eloquent.
Campaign Legal Center, Sunlight Foundation supported full disclosure of broadcast campaign ad funding
He has received more money from Wall Street than any other politician over the last 20 years
Pedro Pierluisi claimed $2.1 million in expenses, topping House Speaker Nancy Pelosi by $257,000
The new House rules that Republicans plan to introduce in January will increase the chamber’s transparency.
Obama has angered liberal and libertarian backers who expected him to change the government’s approach to counterterrorism law, particularly when it came to the state secrets privilege. But transparency groups say Obama’s doing a good job — relatively speaking. ‘Look at what he’s compared to,’ said Jim Harper, of the libertarian Cato Institute