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"… ung (R-Fla.), all of whom were mentioned in the Center’s examination. …"

"… estigation published last September by the Center for Public Integrity.The House panel’s extended inquiry is focusing on Democrat Pete Visclosky of India …"

"… lobbying firm, the PMA Group. Both Visclosky and Tiahrt are members of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, whose practices were the subject of t …"

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"… if the committee added new members.Serving Out Their TermsDespite White House rhetoric about minimizing the direct influence of registered lobbyists, ef …"

"… committees  – in the form of an  announcement on a White House blog by Norm Eisen, the president’s special ethics counsel. Lobbyis …"

"… Rep. Henry Waxman, the California Democrat who until recently chaired the House government oversight committee, repeatedly has proposed amendments to the …"

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"… en doors. Financing from carbon-intensive industries helped elect half the House committee that is considering changes to the Forest Code — a bill&n …"

"… limate change, which was created in March 2009 and which unites Senate and House members to discuss the climate change bills, has fewer members funded by c …"

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"… e rule based on the public comments they received. But a group of six House members, five of whom are the top members on the key committees that wrote …"

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"… subject of a recent Center investigation are now being scrutinized by the House ethics committee, according to The Washington Post. The paper also reports …"

"… ntial document.Last month, the Center reported that a dozen members of the House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee received campaign contributions from e …"

"… odd Tiahrt (R-Kan.) are being scrutinized by ethics investigators from the House ethics committee and/or the new Office of Congressional Ethics created by …"

The climate lobbyists

By Matthew Lewis

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"… ion Oxfam America. …"

"… ommerce Partner, O’Neill, Athy & Casey Athy served as counsel to the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. John …"

"… uisiana Democrat Founding Partner, Breaux Lott Leadership Group The former House member and three-term Senator served as deputy Senate whip. He opened his …"

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"… st campaign cycle, he gave to to the president himself ($4,300), to former House member — now-Chief of Staff — Rahm Emanuel ($2,300), the Democratic Co …"

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"… ronmental hazards, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) loosened reporting requirements on t …"

"… of the nation’s emissions.Follow-up:On February 14, 2007, members of the House and Senate drafted “valentine” legislation to the American public in t …"

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"… gell today in Waxman’s quest to unseat the longest-serving member of the House of Representative and claim his Energy and Commerce Committee chairmanship …"

"… mmittee chairmanship for the upcoming 111th Congress. In a 25-22 vote, the House Democratic Steering Committee endorsed Waxman for the job — though the f …"

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"… t was purchasing ads funded by PhRMA. So far, the group has singled out 15 House members (including Colorado Senate candidate Mark Udall) and 13 senators w …"

"… nt men in the children’s health debate. The other two candidates are House Democrats fighting hard to keep their seats in swing districts: Carol Shea …"

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"… sippi, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, and a handful of House candidates. Meanwhile, the United Mine Workers of America reported o …"

A gallery of skeptics

By Lisa Chiu

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"… taffer on Capitol Hill for more than 25 years. Ferguson has worked for the House Republican Study Committee and the Senate Republican Policy Committee, and …"

"… ch in 1994 to draft the Contract with America as a platform for Republican House candidates. …"

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"… t; the National Security Council; the State Department; and the Senate and House foreign relations committees.When asked about the purpose of the contacts …"

"… d Philippine tourists in Palawan Island in 2001.For fiscal 2007, the White House requested that Congress appropriate $17 million in Foreign Military Financ …"

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"… art from an aggressive lobbying campaign headed by a former speaker of the House of Representatives, Louisiana Republican Bob Livingston, whose lobbying fi …"

"… hat Livingston lobbyists reached out to, among others, then-Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., and his staff; members of the House and the Sen …"

"… aker of the House J. Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., and his staff; members of the House and the Senate Appropriations committees; the office of the vice president …"

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"… ll Street Journal. …"

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"… tion (NATCA) labor union. The disclosure form she initially filed with the House ethics committee revealed that she took a snorkeling trip and two helicopt …"

"… ck's participation in two of the outings was an apparent violation of House ethics rules, which stipulate that such recreational activities "are rarel …"

"… unless valued at less than $50.The Senate has similar rules. Both the House and the Senate define a gift as any "gratuity, favor, disco …"

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"… Citizen and U.S. PIRG cited the Power Tripsproject in a letter to the House Ethics Committee complaining about the proposed new travel rules and calli …"

"… ly sponsored travel. The letter said: "Our organizations strongly urge the House Ethics Committee not to establish a system of pre-approval for privately f …"

"… travel by Members, and in particular with the most powerful members of the House." Read the full letter on Democracy21.org.June 12, 2006 –  …"

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"… questions," Texas gubernatorial candidate Chris Bell, a Democratic former House member, said in a statement to the Center for this report.Bell filed an of …"

"… enter for this report.Bell filed an official ethics complaint against then-House Majority Leader Tom DeLay in 2004, accusing the Texas Republican of accept …"

"… Tiefer, a University of Baltimore law professor who spent 11 years as the House's deputy general counsel. "They are obtaining an advantage."Tiefer said he …"

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"… 002 court decision left the state with no lobbying law at all. Lobbying of House members and the governor goes undisclosed, although lobbyists still report …"

"… draft version of the telecommunications act revision was circulated by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. It would eliminate the basic regulatory …"

"… l telecommunications legislation of any substance is debated first in that House committee and its Senate counterpart, the Committee on Commerce and Transp …"

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"… rman, who'd been Vice President Al Gore's running mate in 2000, and former House Democratic Leader Richard Gephardt. Dean raised at least $1.5 million …"

"… ced, Dean was the runaway winner, with 44 percent. Dennis Kucinich, a House member from Ohio and another anti-war candidate, was runner-up with 24 per …"

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"… spring of 2001, at a cocktail party on Capitol Hill, a staff member of the House Committee on Science brought up a subject of great interest to a lobbyist …"

"… dits, and matching research dollars."Unconventional SolutionWhen the White House asked congressional committees to construct a comprehensive energy bill in …"

"… committees to construct a comprehensive energy bill in 2003, Hall and the House science committee submitted H.R. 238, which would provide billions to deve …"

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"… ive cloning has failed to reach a vote in the Senate after approval in the House of Representatives in July 2001.A growing number of U.S. legislators seem …"

"… strongly limits research done with federal funds, over 200 members of the House sent a letter to President Bush late last month that called on the adminis …"

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"… July 25, 2003, Virginia Republican Congressman Frank Wolf, chairman of the House appropriations subcommittee that oversees the FCC's budget, wrote Powell a …"

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"… more than six years. Since 1997, some 44 bills have been introduced in the House of Representatives and Senate seeking to ban or regulate cloning research. …"

"… n [Massachusetts' stem cell]… legislation," state Rep. Peter Koutoujian, House chairman of the Joint Committee on Health Care, recently told the Boston B …"

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"… the country leads to stark findings:Blacks in Congress and challengers for House seats have raised a combined total of slightly more than $11.7 million as …"

"… to spend at least a combined $200 million in the money race for the White House. When contributions from the political parties, political action committee …"

"… itical issue of modern day politics. Some experts predict that the average House race in this election will cost $5 million, effectively driving many black …"

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"… y with Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., and then-Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, R-Ga., — with the acquiescence of the Clinton White House …"

"… House Newt Gingrich, R-Ga., — with the acquiescence of the Clinton White House — Barbour, other lobbyists and tobacco state members inserted a 46-word …"

"… ore still clings steadfastly to legalistic falsehoods. The notorious White House coffees — in which 1,544 people seeking “face time” with the preside …"

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"… hat is actually spent on advertising campaigns to help specific Senate and House candidates.Joint fund-raising committees help parties and candidates combi …"

"… test joint-fund-raising machine is a committee set up between the DCCC and House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt, D-Mo. In 1999, Gephardt raised $2,021,59 …"

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