It’s probably not necessary to remind you what semi-national holiday is today. From heart shaped donuts at the Krispy ...Continue reading
Bloomberg.com is reporting that Peter Orszag, formerly director of the Office of Management and Budget in the Obama administration, is in talks with Citigroup to join its investment banking division. Orszag wouldn't be the first former government official ...Continue reading
A roundup of what we're noticing in the Reporting Group as we dig into government data and disclosures: By ...Continue reading
Politico has an excellent round-up of the many Silicon Valley executives who orbit around the White House giving advice on ...Continue reading
Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., requested
earmarks for at least ten companies that have been donors to the
lawmaker in this election cycle. Five of those companies have been
long-term contributors to Shelby.
Shelby, who is on the Senate appropriations committee ...
I'm happy to announce the newest project from Sunlight Labs, Poligraft. A utility built on top of Transparency Data, Poligraft takes in a block of text, parses it for entities like politicians and corporations, and returns a result set ...Continue reading