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Lobbying Disclosure Act

Christina Wilkie

In Rare Case, Lobbyist Pursued For Breaking Lobbying Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lobbyist Alan Mauk is facing a possible fine of up to $5.2 million for allegedly failing to report his lobbying activities, according to...

A Common Sense Prescription for Washington

Daniel Wagner | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics
Daniel Wagner

What we have now is not what they envisioned, nor the "government of the people, by the people, and for the people" that President Lincoln called for in the Gettysburg Address. With the stakes as high as they are, you would think that some common sense would prevail in Washington.

Landmark Research Released on How Washington Lobbyists View Federal Lobbying Disclosure Laws

David K. Rehr | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
David K. Rehr

What is HLOGA's aim? How does it affect advocacy? These questions seem to resonate more by the day.

Arthur Delaney

House Passes Bill To Crack Down On K Street 'Scofflaws'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The House unanimously passed a bill this week to create a task force within the Justice Department to crack down on lobbyists who flake on disclosure ...

Lobbyists Delisting, Going Underground To Avoid New Law

New York Times | DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Before the new rules, the number of advocates who registered as lobbyists appeared to have grown steadily, peaking in late 2007. A tally by the nonpar...

Bonner & Associates Never Contacted Rep. Perriello and Several Charities Defrauded In Forged Letter Scandal

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

This latest evidence of insincerity and misinformation adds to a growing heap of scandals plaguing the coal industry's attempts to weaken action on climate and energy security.

Real Time Online Transparency

Michael Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Klein

When lobbying happens, and it is the daily grist of the government mill, the press and public are left in the dark, until if ever something leaks. The president has the power to fix this.