An on-the-fly analysis by the Sunlight Foundation shows that 84 lobbyists who represent a combined 266 health care and medical association interests have hosted a total of 61 fundraisers--that we know about--benefiting the campaigns of 18 of the approximately 40 ...Continue reading
A quick analysis of personal financial disclosures of Members of Congress shows that very few of them present at the healthcare summit own stock in the healthcare industry.
Here's a spreadsheet with data from opensecrets.org.
The Sunlight Foundation has all hands on deck today providing context for today's bipartisan healthcare summit in real time. Stay tuned all day for updates.
A quick analysis of Center for Responsive Politics data shows that when campaign contributions ...
Upon assuming the presidency Barack Obama set about creating an office within the White House to spearhead his effort to ...Continue reading
Overall word usage during the health care summitContinue reading
The health care summit between Democrats and Republicans will be livestreaming on our Sunlight Live page so everyone can experience ...Continue reading
Senator Harry Reid, D-NV, Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell, R-KY, Republican Leader Senator Dick Durbin, D-IL, Majority Whip Senator Jon ...Continue reading
Today we're going to take our version of live political coverage to the next level by beginning to connect government data such as campaign contributions or lobbyist meetings to a political event in real-time.Continue reading