Recent Stories By Dan Eggen:
Romney May Be a Victim of His Own 'Romnesia'November 16, 2012
Ten days after failing to sail into the White House, Mitt Romney is already being tossed overboard by his party. The former Massachusetts governor — who attracted $1 billion in funding and 59 million...
Spend Billions on Elections, Get Lousy Returns November 8, 2012
Never before has so much political money been spent to achieve so little. Record spending by independent groups, which in many ways defined how campaigns were waged this year, had no discernible...
How Gingrich Went from Flameout to FortuneNovember 27, 2011
Anyone who doesn’t believe in an afterlife must not live in Washington. Rarely, however, has reincarnation been so lucrative as it has for the man who now tops some polls for the 2012 Republican...
Gingrich Think Tank Collected $37M from Health-Care IndustryNovember 18, 2011
A think tank founded by GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich collected at least $37 million over the past eight years from major health-care companies and industry groups, offering special access...
Herman Cain's New WorryNovember 1, 2011
Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain, hit with a barrage of questions Monday about allegations of sexual harassment, also faced new questions about financial ties between his campaign and a...
Romney Benefits from Lobbyists DonationsOctober 27, 2011
K Street is playing an increasingly central role in the 2012 presidential race, as hundreds of lobbyists representing some of the world’s largest corporations and trade groups pour money into...