20 October 2020


OpenSecrets unveils updated personal finances section

This section details the net worth, assets and liabilities of each member of Congress as of their most recent annual filings. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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By Karl Evers-Hillstrom April 24, 2020

Lobbying spending spiked to near-record levels in the first quarter of 2020 and the coronavirus stimulus package became one of the most-lobbied bills of all time.

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By Ilma Hasan April 24, 2020

Incumbent House Democrats in dozens of competitive races have a significant edge over their Republican challengers thanks in part to PAC contributions.

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By Tatyana Monnay April 23, 2020

Rep. Donna Shalala’s (D-Fla.) reelection campaign could be jeopardized as liberal and conservative groups call for her resignation from a coronavirus oversight commission for failing to disclose stock sales.

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