Santorum: When Is a Lobbyist Not a Lobbyist? Answer: When he’s running Sen. Rick Santorum’s (R-PA) charity. At least three…

A sleeper of a story came out a week or so ago that nonetheless caught our eye: The Government Accountability…

Barbara Bonfiglio, who was once treasurer to political action committees and other organizations for ethically challenged lawmakers Rep. Tom DeLay…

The Florida press are having trouble believing Rep. Katherine Harris (R-FL), recipient of admitted felon Mitchell Wade’s dirty money, is…

Sen. Santorum’s (R-PA) Operation Good Neighbor has been the subject of unwelcome publicity lately, and rather than stand and fight,…

Jeez, if Travis County DA Ronnie Earle insists on dredging up every bit of muck on Tom DeLay, his investigation…

David Margolick’s forthcoming Vanity Fair piece has a number of choice nuggets in addition to those quoted below. Pull up…

Rep. Katherine Harris (R-FL) is sticking with her Senate race, despite rumors — and polls, and troubling news — to…

“That is definitely a DeLay Foundation Golf Tournament picture,” notes sharp-eyed TPMmuckraker.com reader BK of the hug-and-mug photo serving as…

“[Abramoff] is a pathological liar who has no credibility and belongs in jail,” a Burns spokesman tells AP. Burns’ statement…

A source close to Rep. Katherine Harris’ (R-FL) campaign for Senate told TPMmuckraker.com that her top advisers are gathering in…

A piece of potentially bad news for the Scooter Libby defense team: online traders are betting in favor of the…

We’ve been following up on Monday’s story about a possible connection between the White House and Mitchell Wade’s curious Iranian…

Opening with a double-page bleed-to-the-edge photo of a smiling Jack Abramoff golfing with Rep. Tom DeLay (R-TX), the April issue…

You wouldn’t know it from his folksy manner, but Sen. Conrad Burns (R-MT) is in deep with the telecom lobby,…

How times change. How votes change. As I mentioned in the Daily Muck, Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) is rolling out…

Some of you wrote in with questions — and observations — about Katherine Harris’ new lawyer, Ben Ginsberg. Is he…

Here’s the kind of lede you never want to see as a candidate, particularly if you’re a makeup-happy Republican running…

In the Randy “Duke” Cunningham scandal, the Duke-Stir himself was the first to fall. One crooked contractor, Mitchell Wade, has…

Here’s one arm of the supposedly wrecked DeLay machine that seems to be humming along quite well. Three years ago,…

One key cog in Brent Wilkes’ appropriations machine was a corporate jet that he used to fly around key members…

Life after Jack… Six years ago, a bill that sought to ban Internet gambling went down in flames due to…

Mark your calendars… The judge for Jack Abramoff’s SunCruz fraud case in Florida has pushed back his sentencing there to…

Katherine Harris abruptly canceled five campaign stops, the Lakeland (FL) Ledger reports. The paper says her campaign is in “full…

Our intelligence czar living the czar’s life. From CQ: On many a workday lunchtime, the nominal boss of U.S. intelligence,…

So Duke Cunningham got 8 years, 4 months. (SDUT) Where does it go from here? The Washington Post reported Friday…