By Melissa Daniels | PA Independent
HARRISBURG — In Pennsylvania’s liquor privatization debate, everyone wants a taste.
A new special interest is suddenly asking for a seat at the table after the state legislature’s actions threaten the financial fortunes of its members.Read More →
DENVER — A new Senate bill could use taxpayer money to fund lobbying against the tobacco industry, according to a Colorado lawmaker.Read More →
State Sen. Greg Smith is an educator to the core.
A union man he is not.Read More →
By Johnny Kampis | Missouri Watchdog
ST. LOUIS – Jo Ann Emerson is getting widely slammed in the media and among the Missouri populace for leaving her congressional seat so soon after her re-election.
Emerson is giving up the U.S. House District 8 seat in January after 16 years in the post to run the National Rural [...]
By Shelby Sebens | Northwest Watchdog
PORTLAND – Lobbyists spent about $31.1 million in 2011 trying to sway Salem legislators, according to data from the Oregon State Ethics Commission.
That’s up from $21.2 million spent during the 2010 session and $29.8 million in 2009. Both 2009 and 2011 were long legislative sessions where the lawmakers were in Salem [...]
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Rob Nikolewski | New Mexico
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on May 24, 2013 at 11:01pm
WTF?!?! This is where I live!’Winter’- maybe even snow - to return for Memorial Day weekend t.co/XOxHbpyHYl
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on May 24, 2013 at 8:55pm
on May 24, 2013 at 8:45pm
.@mikebonfanti I would immediately smash any of those coffee mugs. Horrifying.
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