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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California Elementary School Fights Oil Drilling Ban

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Measure prohibiting most oil and gas extraction would force school to close, lawsuit claims

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House Conservative Leader Eyes FEC Funding Boost

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Mark Meadows hopes to eliminate campaign donation limits and step up transparency

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Podesta Nonprofit Poised for Influence After Years in CAP’s Shadow

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Washington Center for Equitable Growth tailored to Dems’ renewed economic focus

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Former Wall Streeter Traded Tens of Millions in Securities While Advising Treasury

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Antonio Weiss drew fire from Dems' 'Warren Wing' for Wall Street ties

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Podesta Group Admits Undisclosed Foreign Government Advocacy

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Prominent Dem lobbying firm amends disclosure statements after Free Beacon report

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Green Energy Companies Gave $250,000 to Anti-Pipeline Tribe

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

The donations came just days after protests against Dakota Access Pipeline began

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Steyer Continues Political Losing Streak in 2016

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Billionaire environmentalist's super PACs backed six winners and eight losers

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UNH Administrator Offered to ‘Be Helpful’ to Clinton Using Public School’s Resources

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Director of university's public policy school offered assistance to Clinton campaign chair