A senior Veterans Affairs official misused her position by encouraging subordinates to pay for psychic readings, federal watchdogs said on Thursday.
The co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s say the ice cream they handed out at Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I., Vt.) presidential kickoff event on Tuesday was fully reported to federal regulators and worth less than the limits on individual donations to federal candidates.
At his official presidential campaign announcement on Tuesday, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will be flanked by the founders of ice cream giant Ben & Jerry’s, whose parent company is a donor to the family foundation of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
Donors to the Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea Clinton Foundation continue to swell Mrs. Clinton’s presidential campaign war chest, with three fundraising events scheduled over the next two weeks.
Hillary Clinton’s advocacy for an obscure government agency often accused of cronyism exemplifies her status as the consummate self-dealing Washington insider, according to critics of the likely Democratic presidential nominee.
Hillary Clinton will raise campaign money next week from a high-dollar donor to her family’s foundation, but the foundation’s donor records fail to account for hundreds of thousands of dollars of his group’s contributions.
Florida trial lawyer Ira Leesfield will host Clinton at his home in Miami’s posh Coconut Grove neighborhood for a fundraiser next week, Politico reports. He is the latest in a long line of Clinton Foundation donors to financially support the former secretary of state’s presidential bid.
A Democratic congressman who still owes millions of dollars in legal bills racked up while fighting corruption allegations said on Monday that members of Congress need a raise in order to cope with the District of Columbia’s rising cost of living.
The State Department will release 55,000 pages of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails just two weeks before the Iowa Democratic caucus, internal documents reveal.
A U.S. Spanish-language news network that lobbied Hillary Clinton’s State Department on U.S. policies toward Mexico reported on those policies without disclosing its lobbying expenditures and is covering the U.S. presidential election without informing viewers of its company’s donations to the Clinton Foundation.
Billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer is taking a break from “lambasting oil companies about gasoline prices” to call for new taxes on crude oil extraction, the Los Angeles Times reports.