Fastest-growing Washington lobbying firms benefit from Trump ties and revolving door hires

(Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images) For many well-connected Washington lobbying firms, business is booming after President Donald Trump’s 2016 election. 

Pentagon Denies U.S. is Considering Deploying Thousands of Additional Troops to Middle East

Pentagon press secretary Alyssa Farah flatly denied the Wall Street Journal’s report on the number of troops the U.S. was considering

Trump Administration Moves to End Food Stamps for 750,000

Invasive Grasses Are Fueling Wildfires Across the US (Chris) From the Conversation: “Some fires are occurring in areas that rarely

GOP Senate appointee Kelly Loeffler has extensive history of giving to Republicans — and a few Democrats

Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler (right) speaks with veteran NBA player Dwight Howard (left) during a WNBA game (Rich von

Nunes Claims He Doesn’t ‘Recall’ Whether He Spoke with Indicted Giuliani Associate Lev Parnas But ‘It’s Possible’

“I haven’t gone through all my phone records, I don’t really recall that name,” said Nunes, “I remember the name

Democratic drop-outs spent at least $74M pursuing unsuccessful 2020 bids

(Mark Makela/Getty Images) Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) became the latest 2020 Democrat to drop out of the presidential race Tuesday,

Strategic Questions for EU Leaders on NATO’s 70th Birthday

Now is the time for Trump to press Macron, Merkel, and others on the security risks posed by China.

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All New Cellphone Users in China Must Now Have Their Faces Scanned (Chris) From MIT Technology Review: “China’s government says

NAACP Takes On ‘Prison Gerrymandering’

Counting prisoners as residents where they are incarcerated — rather than where they lived before — often results in districts

DOJ Investigating Russian Dirty Money Flowing Into US

The US government has recently stepped up its investigation of whether Deutsche Bank knowingly helped Danske Bank launder vast sums

Trump Foundation tax return shows activities grinding to a halt before shutdown

While on the campaign trail in 2016, then-candidate Donald Trump gave a $100,000 donation to an organization that assists wounded

Castro, Booker have highest proportion of contributions from Iowa women

Julian Castro, former housing secretary (left) and Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) each receive more than 60 percent of their Iowa

White House Says it Won’t Participate in ‘Partisan’ Judiciary Committee Impeachment Hearing

“Under the current circumstances, we do not intend to participate in your Wednesday hearing,” White House Counsel Pat Cipollone wrote.