lobbyists

Had Congress Not Caved To Lobbyists, Last Week’s Train Derailment Might Not Have Happened (Video)

Had Congress Not Caved To Lobbyists, Last Week’s Train Derailment Might Not Have Happened (Video)

The train derailment accident last week in DuPont, Washington that killed three people never should have happened. Federal investigators reported the Amtrak Cascades passenger train was traveling 80 mph into a 30 mph bend enroute to Portland when it derailed and plunged into traffic on an interstate near Tacoma. In addition to the three dead, […]

At Height Of Opioid Crisis, Pharma Lobbyists Worked Congress To Keep It Going (Video)

At Height Of Opioid Crisis, Pharma Lobbyists Worked Congress To Keep It Going (Video)

In her book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, Naomi Klein argues that countries like the United States will never have effective climate policies as long as there are legislators profiting from fossil fuel companies’ deep pockets. The same can be argued about the so-called war on drugs at a time when opioids are wiping […]

Mike Flynn Admits He Was A Paid Foreign Agent During The Election (VIDEO)

Mike Flynn Admits He Was A Paid Foreign Agent During The Election (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor, Michael Flynn, registered with the Justice Department Tuesday as a foreign agent for $530,000 worth of lobbying work he conducted prior to the 2016 election that may have aided the Turkish government. In August, Turkish businessman Ekim Alptekin arranged a meeting between Flynn and two Turkish officials in […]

Corey Lewandowski-Former Lobbyist Turned Anti-Lobbyist- Now A Lobbyist (TWEETS)

Corey Lewandowski-Former Lobbyist Turned Anti-Lobbyist- Now A Lobbyist (TWEETS)

If you were a Washington lobbyist, way back in February of this current year, you would have hung your head in shame. Corey Lewandowski, who at the time was Donald Trump’s campaign manager, told Breitbart News that lobbyist were the scum of the earth. Ok, maybe he didn’t use those exact words, but he did say this: […]

BREAKING: The Most Influential People In D.C. Predict Clinton Win, Dem Takeover Of Senate (VIDEO)

BREAKING: The Most Influential People In D.C. Predict Clinton Win, Dem Takeover Of Senate (VIDEO)

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), a powerful D.C. lobbying group that often aligns with the Republicans, is predicting a Clinton win in November. Not only that, but they’re preparing for the Democrats to take the Senate. “Preparing For All Scenarios” But Seeing A Clinton Win As of this writing, the New York Times gives […]

Revealing The Lies Behind Trump’s ‘Self-Funded’ Campaign (VIDEO)

Revealing The Lies Behind Trump’s ‘Self-Funded’ Campaign (VIDEO)

For over a year now, we’ve heard the constant campaign applause line from Donald Trump (R-N.Y.) and his supporters that he’s self-funding his campaign, and won’t owe anything to lobbyists if he wins. That sounds awesome, right? Finally, a president who won’t be bought and paid for when he takes office. Finally, a president who can make […]