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All of these people, aside from Dimon, have left their jobs at the bank. Some of them have personally lost millions of dollars
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Anyway, as you may have suspected, nothing much has changed around here -- thanks for asking! [Would you like to follow me
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Savings from cuts the panel recommends to social programs could be used to fund defense and homeland security spending, which
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There has been some speculation that Dodd could take a job with the Obama administration. It's a bold pledge -- surprisingly
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WATCH Part 1 below: "Many lobbyists are friends of mine," DeLay said. But when Ross later pressed on any lessons learned
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The Private Equity Council refuses to comment on its lobbying, but says "what has become clear is that more and more independent
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"I wonder how his tune is going to change after 12 years in the seat," said Wenhold. "We make very easy scapegoats for people
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So, if you are a fan of transparency, or quality journalism, or not being lied to all the time by a network of politicians
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The Secretary of the Senate has referred 8,729 possible violations of the Lobbying Disclosure Act to the D.C. U.S. Attorney's
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"They helped kill McCain-Feingold," said Fang, referring to the 2002 campaign finance reform law championed by McCain that
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I can't help but use an current example unfolding on our television screens nightly - an example that clearly illustrates
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"From an ethics standpoint it's the right thing to do," said Tester in an interview with HuffPost. "From a transparency standpoint
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The report says the previous finding was a mistake owing to the vagaries of lobbying disclosure forms and a mismatch between
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Senator Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) and company weren't really feelin' it, but, as always, Berkshire hath a way to get what
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Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington called for an investigation by a congressional oversight committee of
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For decades now, federal and state transportation decision-making has been geared toward buying shiny new toys... not at
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[WATCH] I missed this when it aired, but here's The Nation's Chris Hayes, nailing the culture in Washington, D.C., in about
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"It has to do with what committees they're on," said Adler. "Certainly members that are part of the money committees [Ways
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One K Streeter sent HuffPost five pages (PDF) worth of "carve-outs." If you're designated as a Farm Credit System, say, you're
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In another corner, a wine station featuring three reds (a Graffigan from Argentina, a King Estate from Oregon and a Veeder