Andrew Perez

Andrew Perez

Maine
Senior editor and reporter at The Daily Poster covering money and influence.
Oct
05
Sinema: “Senators Need To Hear From Their Constituents”

Sinema: “Senators Need To Hear From Their Constituents”

Listen to Kyrsten Sinema tell lobbyists how important it is to hear from constituents “early and often” months before she started ducking Arizonans’ questions.
Sep
30
Manchin Demanded Bank Bailout Before Slamming “Entitlement Mentality”

Manchin Demanded Bank Bailout Before Slamming “Entitlement Mentality”

The West Virginia coal magnate is threatening to kill the reconciliation bill on the anniversary of his pivotal push for a Wall Street bailout
Sep
29
Billionaires’ Democratic Bag Man

Billionaires’ Democratic Bag Man

Rep. Josh Gottheimer is the House’s top recipient of private equity cash — and he’s helping Wall Street undermine the strategy to pass the reconciliation bill.
Sep
27
Big Pharma’s Dems Score Ad Blitz

Big Pharma’s Dems Score Ad Blitz

A front group for Big Pharma is running ads backing the House Democrats who are trying to gut the party’s plan to cut drug prices.
Sep
24
Biden Group Thanked Sinema Too Soon

Biden Group Thanked Sinema Too Soon

Biden allies ran ads thanking Kyrsten Sinema for fighting for lower drug prices just before she opposed Democrats’ drug pricing plan.
Sep
21
Sinema Threat Followed Boost From Pharma Group

Sinema Threat Followed Boost From Pharma Group

A PhRMA-backed dark money group started running ads for Kyrsten Sinema just before she threatened to take down Democrats’ drug pricing plan.
Sep
20
Dems Flail Over Pharma Cash And Drug Pricing Vote

Dems Flail Over Pharma Cash And Drug Pricing Vote

Scott Peters, Kurt Schrader, and Kathleen Rice mount weak, incoherent responses trying to explain why they torpedoed a plan to let Medicare negotiate drug prices.
Sep
15
Big Pharma’s Democrats

Big Pharma’s Democrats

Three House Dems working to kill drug price legislation raked in roughly $1.6 million from pharma donors — and the top aide for one of them is now a pharma lobbyist.
Sep
10
Boebert’s Anti-Climate Self-Enrichment Scheme

Boebert’s Anti-Climate Self-Enrichment Scheme

The Colorado Republican is spearheading amendments that could gut Democrats’ climate bill and benefit her husband’s fossil fuel business.
Sep
02
Dems Stalled Abortion Protections In A Committee

Dems Stalled Abortion Protections In A Committee

Democrats promised legislation to codify Roe and preempt the Texas law, but they’ve chosen to leave it sitting with a congressional panel.