Casinos and offshore companies battle for billions in online gambling push

By Nicholas Kusnetz

Congress, states and a rich mix of characters argue over regulation.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Heather Podesta":

"… ion on lobbying in Washington since 2007, hiring influential firms such as Heather Podesta and Partners. Shepherd, the spokesman, said that money was, “ …"

William Koch emerges from shadow of famous siblings

By Michael Beckel

William Koch's steadily increasing political activity has gotten relatively little notice compared to that of brothers Charles and David.

Excerpts from this story referencing "George W. Bush":

"… erved in the White House’s office of legislative affairs under President George W. Bush and whose Capitol Hill work experience included a stint as an aide to form …"

Big business prefers GOP over Democratic super PACs

By Michael Beckel

Corporations have made big contributions to super PACs with conservative groups the biggest benefactors.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Heather Podesta":

"… he first six months of 2012, a sum that included payments to a firm run by Heather Podesta, the sister-in-law of President Bill Clinton’s former chief of staff, Jo …"

Top 5 lobbyist bundlers; power couple Tony and Heather Podesta top the list

By Aaron Mehta

Bundler lobbyists line up to bundle money from other lobbyists

Excerpts from this story referencing "Heather Podesta":

"… ed by the FEC on its website. …"

"… American history.When told that she had placed second to another Podesta, Heather Podesta laughed and said, “I think I need to go to work. I never like to play se …"

"… the database, Podesta replied, “No surprises ever.”*In second place is Heather Podesta, Anthony’s wife and a powerful lobbyist in her own right. Like her husba …"

"… DCCC and DSCC. An art collector and board member for several collections, Heather Podesta is also the owner of her own successful lobbying firm that works for a bro …"

The Podestas' hot seats on climate change

By Marianne Lavelle

It’s Washington’s version of Family Feud, starring those well-connected Podestas. Today’s category: global warming....

Excerpts from this story referencing "Heather Podesta":

"… ide to ex-New Jersey Sen. Bill Bradley and other Hill Democrats. Her firm, Heather Podesta + Partners, LLC, represents Southern Company, Marathon Oil, United States …"

Rockstar Energy Drink targets beverage laws

By Dave Levinthal

Energy drink maker hires sizable government affairs team to influence beverage laws.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Heather Podesta":

"… to lobby on its behalf, and Red Bull North America, Inc., which inked Heather Podesta + Partners last fall. Podesta Group spokeswoman Missi Tessier confirmed t …"