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Lobbyist paid $15K to congresswoman's husband

The Washington Times reports: A lobbyist known as one of California’s most successful power brokers while serving as a legislative leader in that state paid Rep. Maxine Waters’ husband $15,000 in consulting fees at a time she was co-sponsoring legislation that would help save the real-estate finance business of one of the lobbyist’s best-paying clients,... Read more »

Dingell: It takes a long time to "control the people."

So, Congressman Dingell was asked in an interview, why do we have to wait until 2014 for the health care benefits to kick in, especially if we have to start paying years ahead of time?  Well, Dingell said, you know how these things work in American. It takes a long time to “control the people.”... Read more »
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