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30 Oct 2017, 12:21 pm by Tom Smith
Democratic power lobbyist Tony Podesta, founder of the Podesta Group, is stepping down from the firm that bears his name after coming under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller. [read post]
28 Jul 2009, 6:51 pm
Lobbyist Tony Podesta, CIRM's man in Washington, garnered some headlines this month with a stunning financial performance, heavy duty fundraising and even a note on his delinquent property taxes.Podesta is being labelled a "king of K Street" and a powerhouse. [read post]
4 Nov 2009, 6:18 am
Tony Podesta, the California stem cell agency's man on the Potomac, is making news again, largely for flashy fundraising and access to the Obama White House.Podesta was hired as a federal lobbyist by CIRM last February under a 10-month, $240,000 contract. [read post]
2 Aug 2009, 2:39 pm
Tony Podesta, the "legendary Democratic fundraiser" who is now CIRM's go-to guy in Washington, made the news during the last few days for roles in connection with the public option in the national health care legislation and aiding Sallie Mae, the nation's largest provider of student loans.Podesta, who is under a $240,000, 10-month lobbying contract with the California state agency, was [read post]
13 Feb 2009, 7:06 am
In response to an inquiry, Don Gibbons, CIRM communications chief, today said a contract had been signed with the firm, which was founded by Tony Podesta (see photo) in 1988. [read post]
9 Jun 2015, 10:19 am by Rick Hasen
“I’m in favor of banning not just lobbyist bundling but lobbyist contributions,” Podesta told the Center for Public Integrity last week for a story about Senate legislation to limit campaign “bundling” by registered lobbyists. [read post]
23 Oct 2017, 7:32 am by Rick Hasen
NBC: The sources said the investigation into Podesta and his company began as more of a fact-finding mission about the ECMU and Manafort’s role in the campaign, but has now morphed into a criminal inquiry into whether the firm violated … Continue reading → [read post]
25 Sep 2019, 10:28 am by Bruce Zagaris
  On September 23,  the United States Department of Justice notified Tony Podesta, a Democratic power broker, and Vin Weber, a Republican former congressman, of the closing of its investigation for violations of the Foreign Agents Registration Act. [read post]
25 Sep 2019, 10:28 am by Bruce Zagaris
  On September 23,  the United States Department of Justice notified Tony Podesta, a Democratic power broker, and Vin Weber, a Republican former congressman, of the closing of its investigation for violations of the Foreign Agents Registration Act. [read post]
23 Oct 2017, 9:01 pm by Jim Sedor
Lobbying “Mueller Now Investigating Democratic Lobbyist Tony Podesta” by Tom Winter and Julia Ainsley for NBC News Campaign Finance “Democrats Ban Some Corporate Donations While Approving Controversial New Member List” by David Weigel for Washington Post California: “Feds Toss Jury Convictions Against Azano’s Son, Agree to Misdemeanor” by Kristina Davis and Greg Moran for San Diego Union Tribune Montana: “Donors Once Again Much More… [read post]
24 Jul 2009, 1:11 am
"referencing the successful lobbying efforts of Tony Podesta (brother of John Podesta of the Obama team) on behalf of an pharma industry-backed bill to stall competition from generic companies. [read post]
1 Nov 2017, 6:16 am by Jim Sedor
Lobbying “Grassley Introduces Bill to Toughen Foreign Lobbying Oversight after Manafort Indictment” by Kyle Cheney for Politico “Under Mueller Scrutiny, Democratic Donor Tony Podesta Resigns from Lobbying Firm” by Kenneth Vogel for New York Times Campaign Finance “Scofflaw Political Groups Are Ignoring FEC Fines” by Dave Levinthal (Center for Public Integrity) for Politico Canada: “B.C. to Ban Corporate and Union Donations in Municipal… [read post]
13 Nov 2017, 6:19 am by Jim Sedor
Pension Fund Manager Charged with Taking Bribes Pleads Guilty by Brendan Pierson for Reuters Lobbying Russia Scandal Befalls Two Brothers: John and Tony Podesta by Kenneth Vogel for New York Times New Mexico: Compliance with ABQ Lobbying Rules Falls Way Short by Marjorie Childress for New Mexico In Depth Campaign Finance Missouri: Missouri’s Move to Limit Campaign Donations Puts Elections in Hands of Big-Money PACs by Jason Hancock for Kansas City Star Procurement Wisconsin:… [read post]
23 May 2018, 9:01 pm by Jim Sedor
Ron Reynolds Likely Headed to Jail after Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Refuses to Review His Case” by Jolie McCullough for Texas Tribune Lobbying National: “Lobbying Firm Shuttered, but Tony Podesta’s Fate in Mueller Probe Still a Mystery” by Trish Turner for ABC News [read post]
20 Jun 2016, 4:45 pm by David Jensen
At one point in 2009, he engineered the hiring of an exceedingly well-connected lobbyist named Tony Podesta for $200,000. [read post]
4 Nov 2017, 9:29 am by Lovechilde
  So Trump’s inclusion of Podesta in his broadside manifested either a scarcely credible ignorance of the state of play of an investigation with which Mr. [read post]
6 Nov 2017, 1:43 pm by Paul Levy
Defamation demand letters sent in the last few days of October, one from Venable lawyer Geoffrey Garinther complaining that Tucker Carlson defamed Tony Podesta by associating him with Paul Manafort, and one from Venable lawyer William Briggs complaining that some obscure blog defamed Taylor Swift by associating her with the alt-right. [read post]
2 Jan 2019, 6:26 am by Jim Sedor
’ by Jeffery Mays (New York Times) for MSN North Dakota: Bill Drafted to Enact Provisions of Ethics Measure by Jessica Holdman for Bismarck Tribune Lobbying National: Tony Podesta Sues Former Clients, Seeking to Collect on Unpaid Bills by Theodoric Meyer for Politico National: Lobbyist Conviction Disclosure Bill Heads to President’s Desk by Megan Wilson and Jorge Uquillas for Bloomberg Government National: Mueller Fuels Foreign Lobbying Crackdown by Morgan Chalfant and… [read post]