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Sinquefield Lobbyist Fundraising for ALEC Party Night

ALEC, Ethics Reform, Rex Sinquefield

Deanna Hemphill, a registered lobbyist with Rex Sinquefield-backed Pelopidas LLC, and Peggy Brand, a registered lobbyist with Celgene Corporation, are the 2015 private sector Missouri chairs for this summer’s American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) junket, scheduled to be held in San Diego later this month.

HB722 Condemned Across State

Throughout the state, media outlets and city governments have published their opposition to HB 722, a misguided bill passed by the Missouri legislature this spring that inteferes with local decisions.

Sinquefield's Top Lobbyist: Kansas Tax Scheme is "Working"

In 2013, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed two bills into law eliminating income taxes for small business owners and cutting individual’s income tax rates. These bills, based on the Laffer theory, had the backing of an ideal economic theory.

Until the imperfect nature of reality disrupted them.


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