Op Ed: Be Realistic on Medicare

Op Ed: Be Realistic on Medicare

By Chris Carney Since it was signed into law in 2010, the Affordable Care Act has faced persistent attacks — primarily from Republicans, but strangely from the left as well.Since taking over Congress in 2011, Republicans have voted more than 70 times to eliminate the...
Cannabis Lobbying Continues

Cannabis Lobbying Continues

By: Theodoric Meyer and Marianne LevineCANNABIS LOBBYING CONTINUES: The medical cannabis company Surterra Holdings has hired the Smith-Free Group to lobby on financial services and medical cannabis issues, according to a disclosure filing. It’s the latest registration...
Another Crowley aide heads to K Street

Another Crowley aide heads to K Street

By: Theodoric MeyerANOTHER CROWLEY AIDE HEADS TO K STREET: The S-3 Group has hired Kevin Casey, the former policy director for former Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.). Casey expects to register as a lobbyist. He’ll be the third Democratic lobbyist at S-3, a previously...