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Trump’s Stock in Oil Pipeline Company Raises Concern

President-elect Donald Trump holds stock in the company building the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline. And that’s raising concerns by pipeline opponents that Trump’s investments could affect any decision he makes on the $3.8 billion project as president. Trump’s 2016 federal disclosure forms show he owned $15,000 to $50,000 in stock in Texas-based Energy Transfer […]

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Physician Payments Sunshine Act; Grassley Will Object to Weakening of Reporting Provisions

Sen. Chuck Grassley co-authored the Physician Payments Sunshine Act creating the Open Payments database for drug and device company payments to doctors.  Grassley worked on the measure after his oversight and news stories explored payments from the industry to doctors.  The Sunshine Act is successful.  In program year 2015, health care industry manufacturers reported $7.52 billion in […]