Free Beacon Lachlan Markay

Lachlan Markay is a staff writer for the Washington Free Beacon. He comes to the Beacon from the Heritage Foundation, where he was the conservative think tank's first investigative reporter. He graduated from Hamilton College in 2009, and currently lives in Washington, D.C. His Twitter handle is @lachlan. His email address is

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Left-Wing Front Groups Make Anti-Trump Money Untraceable

'Fiscal sponsors' add layer of opacity to liberal dark money groups fighting Trump nominations

February 22, 2017

Federal Agency Eased Sanctions for Plagiarism, Data Fabrication in Taxpayer-Funded Research

IG reports from 2015-2016 identified at least 31 cases of plagiarism and data manipulation

February 12, 2017
Archana Sahgal

Democracy Alliance Brings on Obama White House Aide With Soros Ties

Liberal donor club beefs up staff as it prepares to finance Trump opposition

February 1, 2017
Rep. John Lewis and his Chief of Staff Michael Collins

Rep. John Lewis and Top Aide Hit With Ethics Complaint

Group claims House Dem and his chief of staff violated rules on outside employment

January 30, 2017
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Media Matters Says It Is
Secretly Working with Facebook to Fight 'Fake News'

'We've been engaging with Facebook leadership behind the scenes,' left-wing group claims

January 26, 2017
David Brock

David Brock Thinks Liberals Will Pay for His 'Twitter-Like' Website

How the controversial Clinton operative plans to 'monetize' political advocacy

January 25, 2017
David Brock

Liberal Dark Money Network Behind Trump Ethics Complaints

Documents reveal role of Brock-backed ethics group in effort to impeach Trump

January 23, 2017

Brock Conference Organizers Embody Dems' Big Money Problem

Documents reveal fundraising and public affairs firms behind big-money donor confab

January 23, 2017