Bernie Sanders has thrown his support behind unionized Verizon employees ahead of a potential labor strike, but public records show the Democratic presidential candidate’s campaign has paid the telecommunications company six-figure sums.
Donald Trump’s newest campaign surrogate previously came under congressional scrutiny for extracting large sums from lobbying clients through arrangements that he admitted amounted to “influence-peddling.”
Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump’s campaign announced on Thursday that it will consolidate its team and elevate recently hired aide Paul Manafort to a more senior role.
A company set up by a senior Donald Trump aide to funnel a Ukrainian oligarch’s fortune into U.S. real estate withheld payroll checks in violation of labor law, a former employee alleged in a 2009 complaint.
A firm with ties to senior members of the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign registered to lobby on behalf of a major Russian bank just weeks before a massive leak exposed the bank’s role in a web of secret financial dealings that have enriched members of Russian president Vladimir Putin’s inner circle.
Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and the largest Super PAC supporting it have received millions of dollars from high-dollar investors in fossil fuel companies, public records show, complicating her efforts to push back against Democratic rival Bernie Sanders’ attempts to tie her to the industry.
A senior aide to Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump helped a scandal-plagued Ukrainian oligarch with ties to political and criminal figures in Russia park millions of dollars in offshore real estate investments, according to documents released as part of a federal racketeering suit.
An obscure political group fundraising off of Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy has financial and personnel ties to a network of political groups accused of profiteering off of the small-dollar donations of unsuspecting supporters, public records show.
New York’s Democratic governor banned state travel to North Carolina this week, citing its residents’ supposed lack of equal protection under the law, weeks after he announced efforts to facilitate travel from New York to Cuba, which is ruled by a repressive communist dictatorship that routinely imprisons political dissenters.
Ted Cruz holds a modest lead over Donald Trump in Wisconsin two weeks before that state’s winner-take-all Republican primary, according to a new Washington Free Beacon poll.