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Progressive groups highlight how the embattled company hired former senior SEC officials to represent its interests at the SEC. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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How conflicts of interest on the part of a senior banking regulator, Joseph Otting, help explain why the Community Reinvestment Act is on the chopping block. Read more

Economic Policy


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Michigan’s Governor Snyder is perpetuating a dubious tradition with his selection of an oil industry executive for his state’s top environmental job. Read more

Energy and the Environment


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New legislation targets Wall Street's influence in Washington.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power