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Proposal to rein in mega IRAs faces lobbying resistance from retirement industry

Several retirement industry firms, including one backed by investor Peter Thiel, who amassed a multibillion-dollar IRA, have mounted a lobbying push against the Democratic plan to crack down on individual retirement accounts worth hundreds of millions, even billions, of dollars.... Read more»

Super PAC funded by Masters ally blasts Brnovich over false election fraud claims

A super PAC funded by tech guru Peter Thiel to aid ally Blake Masters’ U.S. Senate campaign attacked Attorney General Mark Brnovich for failing to take action on baseless claims of voter fraud while failing to cite any evidence of malfeasance in Arizona’s election.... Read more»

Az Senate candidate Blake Masters says Critical Race Theory is 'anti-white racism'

Blake Masters, Senate candidate and right-hand man of billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel, recently took to the stage at a conservative rally in Arizona and complained about what the Tucson resident described as “anti-white racism” in America’s schools.... Read more»

Tucson's Blake Masters enters U.S. Senate GOP primary with ally Peter Thiel’s backing

Tucson native and tech executive Blake Masters has joined the Republican primary for the U.S. Senate in 2022, launching a campaign that’s expected to get a big financial boost from his boss, entrepreneur, venture capitalist and former Trump advisor Peter Thiel.... Read more»

Arizona AG Brnovich launches U.S. Senate campaign

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is running for U.S. Senate, joining a growing field that already includes that already includes Jim Lamon and Michael “Mick” McGuire, in what could be a contentious fight for the Republican nomination to take on Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly next year. ... Read more»

Secretive new data system is shaping federal COVID-19 response

HHS Protect, at the center of clashes between the CDC and HHS over how to tackle the coronavirus pandemic, was created after the CDC’s long struggle to modernize. Basic data about the COVID-19 outbreak remains secret and obscured even from local public health officials, despite them being told to rely on it to make decisions.... Read more»

A guide to the top 10 super PAC donors

Millions of dollars are flowing to super PACs. Exactly who is donating, and what do they want?... Read more»

Super PACs out-raise candidates, thanks to super donors

Thanks to a small number of wealthy individuals, the outside spending groups known as “super PACs” that are working to put the four leading GOP candidates in the White House collectively raised more than the candidates themselves in January.... Read more»