Westminster and Holyrood “must up their game” to prevent tobacco firms influencing public health policies, say researchers.
Twenty-seven financial firms in London have been accused of funding a “new nuclear arms race” including investment funds with links to the UK Government, The Ferret can reveal.
A common claim relating to MPs' attendance at Westminster debates.
The Scottish Government has been urged to give £9 million to help set up a new independent agency to prevent the “collapse” of public interest journalism.
Organisations that do not disclose their funders are running astroturf campaigns that have spent over £60,000 on Facebook adverts attacking proposed anti-vaping legislation.
A Holyrood lobbying firm that gave £12,000 to the Conservatives for breakfast and dinner events is directed by a former local chair of the party.
As many as 43 members of the House of Lords have investments totalling millions of pounds and senior roles in oil and gas companies.
The Scottish Government has missed its targets on reducing climate emissions in five of the seven sectors set out in its 2018 plan to tackle climate change.
Ferret Fact Service looks into a claim about wages from Boris Johnson.