Robert Brodsky

The Center for Public Integrity

Are Howard Rich’s organizations really what they say they are?

Charitable bedfellows: Howard Rich’s interlocking foundations

Following The Money

How he bought an Internet business teetering on the edge of bankruptcy only to find that things could get worse

Howard Rich’s Tight-Lipped Donors

Major Clients in 2003-2004 include George W. Bush and the Republican National Committee

Major clients in 2003-2004 include John Kerry

Spy plane's maker spent roughly $660,000, targeted legislators' aides

Former DeLay staffer racked up $85,000 in travel in 26 months

Review finds at least 90 apparent ethics violations

House legislators mulling rules and their aides took about $1 million in trips

Travelers' filing doesn't require companion names or expense details

Pharmaceutical companies, affiliated trade groups spent more than $600,000 on trips

Trips by lawmakers and staffers decline by nearly 50 percent, recent data show