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The Chronicles of Money, Politics, and the One Percent of the One Percent

Here's a recap of Public Campaign and Public Campaign Action Fund's (PCAF) work from December 12 through December 16, 2011.

Tagg Teaming It

Tagg, you're it! The Huffington Post reports that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's son, Tagg, will be hitting up the K Street fundraising curcuit on behalf of his father on Wednesday. The event will feature a mostly under 40 crowd, and will have the added bonus of allowing the elder Romney to jet off to Manhattan for yet more fundraising with Wall Street 1%ers.

The Chronicles of Money, Politics, and How to Make a Vote Today Pay Off Tomorrow

Here's a recap of Public Campaign and Public Campaign Action Fund's (PCAF) work from December 5 through December 9, 2011.

Senators Fundraising in NYC after Voting with Wall Street Interests

Yesterday, Sens. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) and John Thune (R-S.D.) joined their Republican colleagues in blocking the nomination of Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), an agency created as part of the Wall Street reform legislation passed by Congress in 2010.

Dean Heller Raising Money with Wall St. Lobbyists After Taking Their Side on Consumer Protection

Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) sided with Wall Street today in joining his Republican colleagues in blocking the nomination of Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), created under the Wall Street reform legislation passed in 2010.

Next week, he’ll be rewarded at a fundraiser hosted by Wall Street lobbyists.

John Thune Holding New York Fundraiser Day After Vote on Wall Street Regulator

The Senate is expected to vote Thursday on the nomination of Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the office created as part of the Wall Street reform legislation passed in 2010.

The Chronicles of Money, Politics, and How the GOP House Will Stop at Nothing to Further Empower Special Interests

Here's a recap of Public Campaign and Public Campaign Action Fund's (PCAF) work from November 21 through December 2, 2011.

Eric Cantor Rewarded for Deriding Occupy Wall Street

On October 7th, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) derided the Occupy Wall Street movement as a “mob” that was “pitting Americans against Americans.”

10 Facts on Lobbying Firm Trying to Discredit Occupy Wall Street

According to an exclusive by “Up with Chris Hayes” on MSNBC on Saturday, November 19, 2011, Clark Lytle Geduldig & Cranford (CLGC), a Washington, D.C. lobbying firm, authored a memo detailing the rationale and a proposal to smear the Occupy Wall Street movement. The memo was sent to the American Bankers Association (ABA).

The Chronicles of Money, Politics, and Good Riddance to an Old Nemesis

Here's a recap of Public Campaign and Public Campaign Action Fund's (PCAF) work from November 7 through November 18, 2011.