Jun 14, 2013 A new investigative report reveals that many popular charities Americans give to generously actually don't help the causes they claim to raise money for.
Jun 11, 2013 As the Senate debates a significant overhaul to our nation's immigration laws, special interest groups are wading into the fight. Advocates and opponents of immigration reform are spending on TV ads and lobbying.
May 17, 2013 It's no surprise farmers and home builders want more immigrant labor, but horse breeders?
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 13, 2013 They’re called social-welfare organizations, but 501(c)4 nonprofit groups are increasingly partisan lobbying machines on both the left and right. Who can get this tax-exempt status?
May 4, 2013 There is no shortage of interest groups trying to catch the attention of the president and White House advisers, but it can be a tough slog. A look at the unexpected ways lobbyists go about pitching the president.
Apr 19, 2013 With defeat of gun control legislation, NRA strategies become the talk of other lobbyists.
Feb 13, 2013 The Chronicle of Philanthropy's 50 most generous donors from 2012 list shows that there are more donors under 40 giving away more than ever before. Here are five you should pay attention to.
Jan 25, 2013 More churches are adopting devices that allow cashless worshipers to donate digitally.
Dec 13, 2012 In an age of slashed state university budgets, UCLA Chancellor Gene Block calls Geffen's gift "visionary."
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Dec 11, 2012 The history of the tax deduction for charitable giving and why charities are worried it could change.