Karl Evers-Hillstrom

Karl Evers-Hillstrom is a money-in-politics reporter for the Center for Responsive Politics in Washington, D.C.

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Caricature of President Donald Trump Views
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Trump Was Outraised by Hundreds of Millions in 2016. That Won’t Happen Again in 2020
While some Democrats are spending more money than they are raising to stand out in a crowded presidential primary, President Donald Trump continues to expand his robust fundraising machine. Trump enters the final quarter of 2019 with $83 million cash on hand, far more than the $61 million then-...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders Views
Sunday, July 21, 2019
Which 2020 Democrats Are Taking Money From the Healthcare Industry?
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) called on fellow Democratic presidential candidates to reject contributions from the healthcare industry this week, a renewed effort to distinguish himself from a progressive field that has often adopted his policy positions. The Vermont senator’s announcement came days...
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Every attempt to completely overhaul the healthcare system has failed or become watered down due to opposition from the healthcare industry. (Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Friday, March 08, 2019
Big Pharma, Insurers, Hospitals Team Up to Kill Medicare for All
Pharmaceutical manufacturers and health insurance companies don’t agree on much these days. As Congress introduces bills to address rising drug prices, insurers and pharmacy benefit managers are engaged in a lobbying and public relations war with drugmakers over who is to blame. But the giants of...
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