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Entries by The Center for Public Integrity from 11/2011

'Nonpartisan' youth movement has deep GOP roots

| Posted 11.01.2011 | College

By John Dunbar, iWatch News"Generation Opportunity " bills itself as a fast-growing, nonpartisan organization that uses its website and popular Face...

As they lobby for a tax holiday, some big multinational players say they've got plenty of cash on hand

| Posted 11.04.2011 | Business

By John Aloysius Farrell and Aaron Mehta, ...

Bailed-out banks paid no income tax in some years, according to study

| Posted 11.04.2011 | Business

By John Dunbar, iWatch NewsFive banks that received federal bailout funds during the financial crisis paid no income tax at least one year between 2...

Many Americans left behind in the quest for cleaner air

| Posted 11.07.2011 | Green

By Jim Morris, Chris Hamby and Elizabeth Lucas, ...

Panel recommends new agency to regulate safety of health information technology

| Posted 11.07.2011 | Healthy Living
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By Kimberly Leonard, iWatch NewsHealth information technology has been touted as crucial to better health care, but a new report says an entirely n...

Joe Allbaugh, who helped put George W. Bush in White House, now running Perry campaign

| Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

By Peter H. Stone, iWatch NewsJoe Allbaugh, the no-nonsense campaign manager for George W. Bush in 2000 who now runs an international security consu...

Town divided over major employer's permission to pollute the air

| Posted 11.10.2011 | Green

By Howard Berkes and Sarah Harris, iWatch News...

Where regulators failed, citizens took action -- testing their own air

| Posted 11.10.2011 | Green

By Elizabeth Shogren, Kristen Lombardi and ...

Nixon to grand jury: $100,000 cash contributions and rewarding donors with ambassadorships

| Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

By John Aloysius Farrell, iWatch NewsRichard Nixon's grand jury testimony, with tales of the sale of government appointments; harassment of pol...

Carrying concealed weapons just keeps getting easier

| Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

By Rick Schmitt, iWatch NewsIn Ohio, it is now OK to possess a hidden, loaded handgun in cars and bars, public parks and parking lots. Gun owners ha...

Energy Dept. offered to put private investors ahead of taxpayers if Solyndra went bankrupt

| Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

By Ronnie Greene, iWatch NewsAs solar panel maker Solyndra sunk deeper into debt last year, a top Department of Energy official pulled the comp...

15 Tea Party Caucus freshmen rake in $3.5 million in first 9 months in Washington

| Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

By Aaron Mehta and Bob Biersack, iWatch News...

Half of GOP's biggest bundlers still aren't backing a presidential candidate

| Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

By Fred Schulte and Peter H. Stone, iWatch News...

Gingrich ventures took in more than $105 million over a decade's time

| Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

By Peter H. Stone, iWatch NewsThe three pillars of what's often dubbed Newt Inc. -- two for-profit groups and one defunct political committee -- rak...

Former Huntsman campaign advisor now fundraising for pro-Huntsman Super PAC

| Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

By Peter H. Stone, iWatch NewsThe super PAC behind a $1.5 million New Hampshire television ad blitz for Jon Huntsman has been quietly benefiting fr...