GOP lawmakers from two states hit hard by the tax initiative may end up on the panel that will shape the bill. Will they be pushed to make changes?
Stealth foreign influence? There’s nothing stealthy about it: It’s a big, open, bipartisan business, according to an IBT/MapLight investigation.
Documents reviewed by IBT show Bermuda and the Cayman Islands trying to prevent a crackdown on offshore tax maneuvers.
Trump's move to kill “net neutrality” rules has drawn outrage — but an obscure lawsuit could remove all the internet’s remaining free speech and consumer protections.
Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich told IBT that the Democratic Party “is just a big fundraising machine” now, and that the failure to fix structural problems in the economy helped Donald Trump win the White House.
Agencies like the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau were set up to be independent and insulated from White House political pressure. But by naming only interim, acting chiefs, Trump keeps them on a short leash.
Trump Conflict Of Interest: CFPB Pick Mulvaney Linked To Lobbyist For Bank Facing Possible CFPB Sanctions
Mick Mulvaney may run the agency considering sanctions against Santander — while his former top aide lobbies for the bank.
Actor Jason Segel told IBT that the Weinstein sexual harassment scandal tells powerful men, “You can't just take what you want.”
Pensions, universities and nonprofits are stashing public money offshore, despite secret documents that acknowledge the risks.
The Democratic rising star alleged that Navient has saddled borrowers across the country with crushing debts.
Democrats must reject their corporate donors and embrace Bernie Sanders' message by the end of President Donald Trump’s term, says Lee Carter who won a pivotal Virginia district. “If we haven't fixed our own house by then, we're in for a world of hurt.”
Bernie Sanders' top campaign adviser told IBT that “the DNC was not neutral.” New revelations spotlight systemic problems inside the Democratic party, he said.
The Massachusetts Democrat told IBT that Navient should not be getting government contracts to manage student loans.
After meeting with Vice President Mike Pence’s office, lenders gave him a detailed blueprint to dismantle the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and "erase" a piece of Obama-era regulation.
The New York Constitution gives the governor the authority to remove a district attorney at any time.
The Manhattan DA later overruled his prosecutors and declined to file charges against Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump, Jr. and others involved in the controversial Trump SoHo project.
Even as Gov. Martinez backed legislation to remove elected officials from the state investment council, a continuing IBT investigation found that four additional investment managers made donations to the governor, the RGA and other affiliated campaign groups.
Clayman & Rosenberg and its partners gave more than $42,000 in campaign cash to Cyrus Vance, Jr. Several of the firm's clients with cases in front of the Manhattan DA's office avoided prison.
Harvey Weinstein's Lawyer Gave $10,000 To Manhattan DA After He Declined To File Sexual Assault Charges
David Boies made a $10,000 donation to the campaign coffers of Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, Jr. right after Vance's office declined to pursue sexual assault charges against Weinstein.
After the Las Vegas massacre, a Columbine victim's father asks why alarms aren't sounded about shooters before they act.
Federal officials, gaming operators and security experts saw Las Vegas as vulnerable to a mass shooting. Mandalay Bay's parent company even warned investors that “certain acts could expose us to substantial uninsured losses.”
In the years before Las Vegas saw the worst mass shooting in American history, Democratic Sen. Reid and Republican Gov. Sandoval played pivotal roles in stopping the government from regulating assault weapons.
New Mexico taxpayers have forked over millions of dollars to private equity and hedge fund managers in the past five years, but the state refuses to disclose the full amount it has paid.
Likening today’s conservatives to British loyalists, the NBA legend described President Trump as “a rich, entitled white man who thinks only he should be allowed to speak freely.”
As Amazon awaits bids from cities and states hoping to house its new headquarters — and lavish the company with subsidies and tax credits — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper hired the e-commerce giant's lobbyist.
Following IBT/MapLight’s report, New Mexico’s Democratic U.S. senator and GOP Land Commissioner sound alarm about corruption.
Despite federal ethics rule, GOP rising star raked in cash from Wall Street firms that received state investment deals
With the help of a prominent firm whose lobbyists have represented Blue Cross and Blue Shield, AbbVie, AmeriHealth and Johnson & Johnson, among others, Colorado's governor is selling his Obamacare reforms to Congress.
So far, 16 Senate Democrats have promised to sponsor the Medicare-for-All bill, but party colleagues who received the most cash from the health insurance industry have refused to back the legislation.
With Democrats rushing to support Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-For-All bill, the party’s health care policy fight may finally be resolved. Here’s a timeline of their long, internal struggle.