Haley Barbour signs with offshore wind project
The company hoping to build the nation's first major offshore wind power project is adding hefty lobbying muscle in its increasingly difficult fight for federal approval, including former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour (R).
LCV backs 19 freshman House Dems for reelection
The League of Conservation Voters Action Fund is backing 19 freshman House Democrats for reelection.
Hickenlooper ends White House bid, may run for Senate
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper bowed out of the crowded Democratic presidential primary today but said he'd give "serious thought" to running in next year's Senate election for the Centennial State.
Halliburton signs Pence ally
Oil field services giant Halliburton Co. has retained a key political ally of Vice President Mike Pence to lobby for the company in Washington, D.C.
Groups push candidates to sign anti-pipeline pledge
A coalition of environmental, indigenous and landowner groups are pushing Democratic presidential candidates to pledge to quickly act to stop construction of the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline.