Companies and organizations can donate an unlimited amount of money to honor officials, sponsor their conferences, and donate to their pet charities, so long as these donations are reported to the Senate. The Sunlight Foundation analyzed these filings from 2009 ...Continue reading
Andy Rash of iotacons crafted these amazing 8-bit versions of your elected senator, well done. I've also gone ahead ...Continue reading
Collected by Policy Intern Jacob Hutt. Here is Monday's look at the week's transparency-related news items, congressional committee hearings, transparency-related bills introduced in Congress, and transparency-related events. News Roundup: Government
- House Democrats accused Eric Cantor of having a ...
Collected by Policy Intern Jacob Hutt After a short post-4th of July week, it's already Friday! Here is today ...Continue reading
The head of the Internal Revenue Service's enforcement division advised colleagues to shelve open audits of donors for 501(c)4 organizations--some of which, like Crossroads GPS and Moveon.org Civic Action, have been active in political campaigns. The IRS ...Continue reading
Congress will shed significant legislative capacity if the budget bill approved earlier today by the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the ...Continue reading
I'd be remiss to not comment on Google+ after last week's successful beta launch. I was lucky enough ...Continue reading