The campaign of Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee disbursed nearly $10,000 of its funds for Super Bowl LI tickets, according to Federal Election Commission filings.
Potential 2020 Democratic candidates for president are already spending large sums of money on advertisements.
Federal Judge William Orrick III, who on Tuesday blocked an executive order signed by President Donald Trump on so-called sanctuary cities, was a major donor to and bundler for former President Barack Obama.
West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin (D.) has collected over $550,000 for his reelection campaign so far this year but only $7,900 of it came from donors inside the state, his latest campaign filing shows.
Hillary Clinton and her allies spent a record high $1.2 billion during the 2016 presidential campaign, which resulted in a loss to Donald Trump, who only spent approximately $600 million.
Anthony Weiner was slapped with $64,956 in fines by New York City’s Campaign Finance Board on Thursday for using campaign money from his 2013 mayoral bid to pay for personal bills, among other violations, the New York Daily News reported.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau rubbed elbows with senior Chinese government officials and wealthy business executives during an exclusive Liberal Party fundraiser in May, potentially violating his own ethics rules.
Sen. Jon Tester (D., Mont.), who chairs the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, quickly moved to donate more than $50,000 in potentially illegal contributions to the U.S. Treasury on Monday.
A super PAC supporting Donald Trump is in trouble after undercover reporters captured the committee’s co-chairman and other senior officials willing to accept foreign donations barred by campaign finance law.
A watchdog group has accused the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and several of its candidates of using illegal advertising practices this election cycle, asserting that the committee funneled extra money to its campaigns as an ad strategy.