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House GOP leadership to push giveaway for dirty energy donors

Next week, Republican House leadership plans to introduce a legislative bonanza of dirty energy giveaways that, as National Journal reported in an email yesterday, is “chiefly messaging, designed to generate campaign-ad-worthy talking points before it clears the House and dies in the Senate.”

It might be messaging for TV ads, but it also sends a message to the dirty energy interests filling their campaign coffers: we’ve got your back.

Dan Lungren Attending Billionaire Fundraiser

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), who has already raised $70 million this cycle for himself and others, will join Rep. Dan Lungren (R-Calif.) for a fundraiser on Wednesday at the home of billionaire Tom Siebel.

The Insufficient Influence of the Wealthy

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) traveled to Florida recently to help raise money for embattled Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.). “Two Bentleys, an Aston Martin and a Maserati” sat parked outside, according to a report from the Bradenton Herald.

Two Bentleys, an Aston Martin, and a Maserati.

John Boehner also benefiting from the Adelson family

While it was Newt Gingrich that got all the attention for big donations from casino mogul Shel Adelson, he’s not the only one benefiting from the billionaire’s largess.

Adelson and his wife donated $10,000 to Speaker John Boehner’s campaign committee in the fourth quarter of 2011, according to recently released fundraising reports.

John Boehner got $50k donation from CEO he helped in redistricting

In September, an aide to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) urged redistricting officials to add the headquarters of the Timken Co. to the new district of freshmen Rep. Jim Renacci (R-Ohio).

On September 12th, 2011, Tom Whatman, the director of the speaker’s “Team Boehner” group wrote in an email to redistricting officials about the change. “Thanks guys. Very important to someone important to us all. I relly [sic] should have thought of this,” he wrote.

Campaign for Fair Elections Video "Where's John Boehner" Named One of Summer's Best Political Ad's

Politico has named the Fair Elections ad "Where's John Boehner to the

The Founding Fathers Do Ohio

100_1032The Founding Fathers invaded Ohio's 8th Congressional district on Sunday and Monday to search for Rep. John Boehner. See our full report.