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Chamber of Commerce Funding

Paul Blumenthal

Here Are 24 Corporate Donors To The Nation's Largest Business Lobby | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A report released Monday by Public Citizen's U.S. Chamber Watch lists some of the corporations donating major sums to the U.S. Chamber o...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Business Lobby's Big Spending Backfires | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is a political powerhouse that tops spending on lobbying in Washington year after year. In the past two ele...

Obama: Election Groups 'That Receive Foreign Money' Are A ‘Threat To Our Democracy' | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pressure has been mounting on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce since a ThinkProgress investigation published Tuesday revealed that the right-wing business...

The Road Ahead for a Nation at Risk

Tom Donohue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tom Donohue

We can help our nation solve its problems -- beginning with the overriding challenge of putting America back to work. We intend to begin that important work today. It can't wait.

Simon Johnson: Foreign Money In The Midterm Elections -- And Beyond

Baseline Scenario | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Campaign contributions by non-citizens are a huge issue lurking behind the midterm elections; they will be even more important in 2012....

Howard Fineman

Secret Donations Could Haunt 2012 | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans, buoyed this fall by freelance groups spending secret donations on TV ads, should fear what comes next: an especially vicious GOP presidential race in 2012 fueled, ironically, by that same kind of cash. In other words, the Swift Boaters of '04 could be back in '12 -- this time torpedoing potential Republican nominees -- while President Obama can stay safely ashore.

The Chamber of Commerce Is Illegally Using Foreign Corporations Money

Stewart Acuff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stewart Acuff

The Chamber of Commerce has bragged that it is spending 75 million to defeat Democrats but they won't say where the money comes from. Now we know.

Sam Stein

Karl Rove Accuses Obama Of Having An 'Enemies List' | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a performance touched with a bit of crocodile tears and hyperbole, former Bush strategist Karl Rove accused the president on Sunday of having an "e...

Chamber Of Commerce Campaign Fund Bankrolled By Foreign Donors

Think Progress | Lee Fang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In recent years, the Chamber has become very aggressive with its fundraising, opening offices abroad and helping to found foreign chapters (known as B...