Amash presidential bid gives GOP an edge in Michigan House race

Rep. Justin Amash (Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Democrats’ hope for a three-way race in Michigan’s 3rd Congressional

GOP challengers outraised in race to unseat sole Utah Democrat in Congress

Rep. Ben McAdams (D-Utah) speaks at a Problem Solvers Caucus press conference in February. (Michael Brochstein / Echoes Wire/Barcroft Media

Trump-tied lobbying firm flourishes as businesses push for coronavirus relief

Former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (right) is one of many Ballard Partners lobbyists close to Trump. (Photo by Chris

Undisclosed stock sales undermine freshman Democrat’s reelection bid

Rep. Donna Shalala (D-FL) (Alex Wong/Getty Images) Rep. Donna Shalala’s (D-Fla.) reelection campaign could be jeopardized as liberal and conservative

Party-tied super PACs amassing unprecedented sums for congressional elections

(L-R) U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and

Biden raises record March fundraising haul but Trump still leads by millions

(MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images) Democratic-aligned outside groups and former Democratic presidential candidates are coalescing around former Vice President Joe

GOP infighting ensues for Georgia Senate seat

Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) (Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images) Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) and primary challenger Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) are amassing

Bernie Sanders’ small-dollar fueled campaign comes to an end

Sen. Bernie Sanders (Scott Olson/Getty Images) Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) dropped out of the presidential race Wednesday, ending his second

‘Dark money’ groups pushed Trump to back unproven COVID-19 treatment

(Pedro Vilela/Getty Images) A conservative “dark money” group that received funding from the pharmaceutical industry’s largest trade organization pushed President

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

How to understand the state of the union from money-in-politics perspective

(Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images) In the final State of the Union address of his first term, President Donald Trump

Super PAC donors got special access to President Trump, recording shows

Lev Parnas arrives to attend the Senate impeachment trial (Zach Gibson/Getty Images) A 90-minute recording released over the weekend shows

Wall Street donor influence shows unprecedented growth 10 years after Citizens United

(JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images) This story is part of a series related to the 10-year anniversary of Citizens United