Republican lawmakers urge Trump to give oil producers a boost

(Spencer Platt/Getty Images) President Donald Trump is expected to meet with executives from major oil and gas companies at the

Vulnerable lawmakers, Trump allies get the most campaign cash from their colleagues

Sen. Martha McSally, R-Ariz, gestures to President Donald Trump (Ralph Freso/Getty Images) Republicans in safe seats are helping boost fundraising

Anti-Sanders super PAC is backing moderate Democrats for House races

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES – JANUARY 08 2020: U.S. Representative Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) at a press conference to introduce a bill

Newspaper publishers lobby for government aid amid ‘existential crisis’

(Chris Graythen/Getty Images) Newspapers are asking for government assistance as the ailing industry struggles to overcome plummeting advertising revenue amid

Trump admin deems gun dealers and shooting ranges essential after lobbying push

(DOMINICK REUTER/AFP via Getty Images) The Trump administration designated the firearms industry as essential “critical infrastructure” over the weekend following

Democratic ‘dark money’ groups and super PACs target Trump with multi-million dollar coronavirus ad campaign

Fueled by “dark money,” cash-flush liberal groups with ties to the Democratic Party are mobilizing to unleash millions of dollars

Watchdog calls for investigation into Mississippi congressman’s campaign spending

Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) The Campaign Legal Center is asking ethics officials to investigate campaign spending

ISPs temporarily drop data caps they lobbied Congress to keep legal

(Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Comcast) Forced into their homes amid the coronavirus outbreak, those lucky enough to be working from

RNC sets sights on blue House seats in November

(Mario Tama/Getty Images) As vulnerable House Democrats elected in 2018 look to defend their seats in November, the Republican National

Amid coronavirus outbreak, not all congressional stock trades are created equal

(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) While the nation is immobilized by the coronavirus pandemic, a handful of lawmakers are defending their stock

Outside group snubs Sessions in Alabama Senate race, back Tuberville after Trump endorsement

Tommy Tuberville (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) Contributions for Republican Tommy Tuberville are pouring in after President Donald Trump endorsed him on

Senate Intel chair unloaded stocks in mid-February before coronavirus rocked markets

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C. (Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) As the coronavirus outbreak began to spread across the

Business associations lobby Trump, Congress to ease paid sick leave requirements

(Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Amid the coronavirus pandemic, powerful business associations are lobbying the Trump administration and Congress to influence key

Super PACs outmaneuver outdated rules to leave voters in the dark

(Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) March 15-21 is Sunshine Week, a national initiative celebrating open government and access

Illinois Democrats being outraised by primary challengers ahead of Tuesday clash

Marie Newman, primary challenger to Rep Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Three incumbent Democratic congressmen in Illinois are

Outside groups pour money into Biden support

(Kyle Rivas/Getty Images) Outside groups are pouring millions into backing former Vice President Joe Biden as he gains momentum with

Sanders has the donors, Biden leads polls in Tuesday primary states

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday in Michigan. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty

Legal industry, DOJ employees give more to Biden than Trump

Attorney General Bill Barr talks with President Donald Trump. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) As President Donald Trump grapples with

Democrats spent over $1 billion on failed presidential bids

Democrats after an early debate in 2019 (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Two billionaires and two dozen hopefuls who dropped out of

Low on cash and delegates, Warren ends her White House bid

(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) suspended her campaign Thursday, ending a White House bid highlighted by fierce debate

Trump’s nominee to restore FEC criticized for ‘dark money’ history

Trey Trainor (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman via AP) Senate Republicans will consider advancing President Donald Trump’s GOP nominee to the Federal

Establishment Democrats edge out AOC-backed candidates on Super Tuesday

Jessica Cisneros, candidate for Texas 28th congressional district (Thomas McKinless/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Progressive candidates backed by Rep.

Bloomberg’s half-billion dollar investment failed to pay dividends

(Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Michael Bloomberg dropped out of the Democratic presidential primary Wednesday after his half-billion dollar campaign fell flat

Pro-Warren super PAC tops outside spenders –– and Super Tuesday voters don’t know its donors

(Mario Tama/Getty Images) No presidential candidate has received more super PAC support this cycle than Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). That’s

Biden’s White House bid boosted by Wall Street cash

(Photos by Joshua Lott and Johannes EISELE /AFP via Getty Images) Former Vice President Joe Biden sits at the top

Warren faces challenge from Sanders in home state despite financial backing

Senator Elizabeth Warren (JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images) After failing to make headway in key early primary states, polls suggest

Bernie Sanders favored by donors in key Super Tuesday states

Sen. Bernie Sanders greets supporters as he arrives at a campaign rally in Santa Ana, California ahead of Super Tuesday

Warren, Biden likely to see biggest fundraising boost from Buttigieg exit

(SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images) Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg suspended his campaign Sunday, ending an unexpectedly successful

Two of this cycle’s top megadonors are running for president

Left – Mike Bloomberg (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Right – Tom Steyer (Scott Olson/Getty Images) Two billionaire presidential candidates, Tom Steyer

CPAC gets cozy with opaque groups and foreign sponsors

President Donald Trump greets supporters during CPAC 2019 (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images) This week marks another year of America’s long-running gathering

California candidates compete in two Super Tuesday elections for the same seat

Former Trump aide and convicted felon George Papadopoulos is one of 13 candidates running in a California special election to

The 2020 Democratic primary is already the most expensive ever

(Ethan Miller/Getty Images) With only a sprinkling of delegates pledged to presidential contenders, the 2020 Democratic primary is already the

South Carolina donors give the greatest amount to Biden as Sanders cuts into the lead

(Sean Rayford/Getty Images) Former Vice President Joe Biden is placing his bets on a state that is his stronghold, South

Who is funding the anti-Bernie Sanders super PAC?

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at a rally in Las Vegas (Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Several outside

‘Dark money’ trail leads to GOP meddling in North Carolina Democratic primary

Senator Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) (Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images) Senate Republicans bankrolled a super PAC that spent millions attempting to take down

Intra-GOP battle for Texas 12th congressional primary wages on

Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas) (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Texas’ 12th Congressional District is facing its most contentious primary in over

Past spending comes back to 2020 Democrats in the form of endorsements

Michael Bloomberg with District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, co-chair his national campaign. In 2018, D.C. was chosen as one

Super PACs backing Warren and Klobuchar won’t disclose donors until long after Nevada

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) (Sean Rayford/Getty Images) Ahead of the critical Nevada caucuses Saturday, Sens.

Veterans super PAC spending big to intervene in GOP primaries

Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wisc. a recent retiree from Congress. The race to replace him is a major focus of the

Why corporate PACs have an advantage

(Xinhua/Liu Jie via Getty Images) To increase their Washington clout, powerful corporations and trade associations often use affiliated PACs to

Biden dominates with Nevada donors ahead of caucus

(John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) Democratic presidential candidates who received the greatest amount of  donations from Iowa and

Democrats prepare to spend big to take control of 2021 redistricting

A protest against gerrymandering in Washington, D.C. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post via Getty Images) Democrats and Republicans are raising

Who will pick up Andrew Yang’s donors?

(Scott Eisen/Getty Images) Tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang suspended his presidential campaign this week after poor results in Iowa and New