Raul Grijalva Tries to Tie ALEC to Bundy Ranch

Free market group dismisses congressman’s accusations of illegal lobbying
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D.-Ariz.) / AP

A Democratic congressman is attempting to tie the standoff over publicly owned lands in Nevada to a conservative policy group long reviled by the left in what the group says is a baseless and politically motivated attack.

One-Trick Pony

All 134 Times Harry Reid Has Mentioned the Koch Brothers on the Senate Floor

Harry Reid Tied to Medicare Fraudster

Harry Reid, Soloman Melgen.

Remember Saloman Melgen? He is the Florida ophthalmologist and major Democratic donor whose relationship with Senator Bob Menendez (D., N.J.) prompted a federal investigation amid allegations that the Senator accepted and failed to report inappropriate gifts from Melgen and used his influence in Congress to protect Melgen’s financial interests in the Dominican Republican.

Melgen is back in the news after a Wall Street Journal lawsuit revealed that he was the single largest recipient of Medicare reimbursements in 2012, collecting more than $20 million from the federal government that year.