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In the battle against hydraulic fracturing, one group slips quietly under the radar while playing a significant role in its opposition. That little-known group is the Park Foundation.Back in the spring of 2011, a man named Dan Fitzsimmons entered the offices of the Park Foundation located in Ithaca, ...
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The Capitol City might be a lot of things, but a force of unification it is not. Don’t tell that to the 2024 Olympic Bid committee who last week announced are vying for the chance to bring the Olympics to Washington—all under the auspice of “fostering greater unity.”Unity is certainly a virt ...
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Many Washington, D.C.-based think tanks are receiving millions of dollars from foreign governments to buy influence within the United States, according to a new report from the New York Times.More than a dozen institutions have received millions of dollars from the foreign government entities, incl ...
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In the Capitol City, politics and all its trappings can give even the most stalwart of socialist devotees an avenue to make big money off the free-market system.Take longtime Democrat consultant David Plouffe, the former 2008 campaign manager for President Barack Obama. This ace political strategist ...
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Mayday! There’s an attack on the way Capitol City election campaigns are financed, and it’s not clear if it’s a parody. The Mayday political action committee (PAC), “a super PAC trying to curtail the influence of super PACs in politics” is endorsing a bipartisan slate of candidates who sup ...
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Many Tea Party political action committee's (PACs) are raking in top dollar from generous people opening up their pocketbooks. Even as they are pulling in millions worth of donations, the most troubling aspect of what many PACs are doing is very little money is being spent on candidates across the n ...
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