Revolving Door Project Newsletter

Revolving Door Project
3-4 times a month update on whether Trump's appointees, independent agencies, & congressional committees are doing a good, bad, or ugly job protecting ordinary Americans from abuse by the country's worst behaved corporations. +2020 Dems & the exec branch.
Created 04 Dec 2018
  • To Get A Promotion, Would-Be Candidates Should Consider Doing Their Jobs
    08 Dec 2021 • 4 min read
    Biden hasn’t even reached the end of his first year in office and already eyes are turning to the likely contest between Vice President Kamala Harris and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg for th...
  • Biden Team Overcomplicates Presidency
    01 Dec 2021 • 6 min read
    The end of Biden’s first year in office is fast approaching and the optimism that characterized its start is long gone. Supply chain problems, stalled legislation, a new COVID-19 variant, and nominati...
  • After Infrastructure Week
    17 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Congressional selfies and self-congratulations inaugurated the week, but a lot of hard work remains to translate the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act’s (IIJA) policies into real-life results. Gi...
  • Long Standing Laws and Brand New Opportunities
    10 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Welcome to our 100th newsletter! Thanks for joining us, whether it’s the first or the hundredth edition to hit your inbox. As it so happens, this landmark edition comes at a critical juncture for this...
  • Quit Whining & Start Presidenting!
    03 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    NOTE: This newsletter is an updated and expanded version of a statement we issued yesterday afternoon diagnosing in advance the Democratic Party’s collapse in the 2021 elections and prescribing what B...
  • Who Oversees the Overseers? Hopefully Congress!
    27 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before the Senate Judiciary committee this morning where he will likely face questions about his department’s investigations into January 6. That, however, i...
  • Biden Can’t Blame Congress for These Climate Failures
    13 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Thousands of people are protesting at the White House this week to demand Biden end the fossil fuel era. The “People vs. Fossil Fuels” actions align with a core idea — that we don’t have to wait for C...
  • Dunn isn’t done yet! And Other DC Tales
    06 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    Jonathan Kanter is set to appear before the Senate Judiciary committee this morning. If the overwhelmingly bipartisan support that Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Lina Khan received is any indicat...
  • Judging Biden by What He Administers
    29 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    With each passing day, another plank of the infrastructure-reconciliation package seemingly comes under threat. International tax reporting standards have been eroded, means tests proposed, and drug p...
  • Active Revolving Door Stacks Tax Policy in Corporate America’s Favor
    22 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    With legislative negotiations heating up, corporate influence over Congress is getting a lot of attention. It’s really no wonder; thanks to millions of dollars poured into lawmakers’ campaign coffers ...
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