Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Finds Unlikely Ally in Ted Cruz

Freshman Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez found an unlikely ally in Republican Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday. Ocasio-Cortez shared an analysis from Public Citizen on Twitter that found that close to 60% of former members of the last Congress have taken lobbying jobs or jobs that influence federal policy more broadly. Along with the study, she […]

Amazon Lobbied More Government Entities Than Any Other Public U.S. Company Last Year

Amazon’s influence in Washington is growing. The tech giant lobbied more government entities last year than any other public U.S. company, covering issues like healthcare, transportation, defense, and labor regulation. Across 2018, Amazon contacted 40 different federal entities on 21 different general issue areas, Axios reports. The only tech giant to lobby on more issues […]