On Nov. 24, 2009, Sara Conrad, the fundraising consultant for Rep. Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y., sent an email to Michael Stein, head of government relations for financial services giant Morgan Stanley, inviting him to attend a Dec. 10 fundraising reception ...Continue reading
Last week my colleague Bill Allison wrote about the new role of Virginia Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice ...Continue reading
After a powerful committee chairman and several corporate interests wrote to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) requesting an extension of the comment period for the agency’s proposed regulations requiring that companies disclose when they use “conflict minerals,” the ...Continue reading
There are a couple of great articles on the ways in which politics and business meld in Egypt from the ...Continue reading
This morning the Sunlight Foundation will be covering President Obama’s address to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce using Sunlight Live, our award-winning, real-time, investigative reporting platform.
EGYPT ENVOY'S BUSINESS TIES TO EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT --Independent: "Frank Wisner, President Barack Obama's envoy to Cairo who infuriated ...Continue reading
We'd love to look closer at Liberty Consulting, the new firm started by Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas that Politico reported on today. But as of now (as Politico notes), the consultancy has not registered as ...Continue reading