Features related to lobbying

Piles of U.S. currency. March 2007. (AP Photo/PGR-HO)
April 3, 2014 | Blog

They hope to extend the “GE loophole” without a lot of public attention. Continue reading

Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justice Antonin Scalia sit for a new group photograph at the Supreme Court in Washington. September 2009. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
April 3, 2014 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

Pictured is the charging bull in lower Manhattan. October 2006. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
March 11, 2014 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

Political operative Sean Noble (Photo: dc-london.com, via ProPublica)
February 18, 2014 | Blog

The story of one Koch operative illuminates larger truths about how money changes both politics and the people who handle it. Continue reading

In this Jan. 31, 2010 file photo, an unmanned U.S. Predator drone flies over Kandahar Air Field, southern Afghanistan, on a moon-lit night. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
February 11, 2014 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ. Continue reading

Supporters of fast food workers protest outside of Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum as they rally to show support for the employees's of the McDonald's restaurant located inside on December 5, 2013 in Washington, DC. The protest is part of a 100-city nationwide fast food strike seeking a $15 livable wage for fast food workers. (Photo: Kristoffer Tripplaar/ Sipa USA)
February 10, 2014 | Blog

Research concluding that raising the minimum wage could be harmful is coming out of a non-profit, backed by a PR firm, which represents the restaurant industry. Continue reading

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January 3, 2014 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker speaks at New York University in New York. March 2009. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
December 10, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of reporting and analysis on the finally-finalized rule. Continue reading

Washington Daily Life
December 6, 2013 | Blog

DC “just loves its circular metaphors — spinning and news-cycles and the revolving doors.” Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 | Blog

Corporate lobbying may have a bad name, but it remains a darn good investment. Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

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November 15, 2013 | Blog

Political scientist Steve Teles tells Moyers & Company that our kludgy system needs radical change. Continue reading

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November 12, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

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October 31, 2013 | Blog

After it was revealed that a letter supporting the legislation and signed by many Democratic representatives was written by K Street lobbyists, many reversed their position. Continue reading

George Mason University School of Law Professor Todd Zywicki, who also works for Global Economics Group.
October 27, 2013 | Blog

Academics get paid by financial firms to testify against Dodd-Frank regulations. What’s wrong with this picture? Continue reading

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