FEC Commissioner: U.S. Political System Only Benefits White Men

Ann Ravel

Ann Ravel, former chair and current member of the Federal Election Commission, appeared at the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Conference in Ottawa last October and said that the United States political system only benefits wealthy white men as seen in a video uploaded earlier this month.

Shock: Harry Reid has an FEC Problem

Is this the face of a man who would knowingly skirt campaign finance laws to enrich family members? (via Instagram)

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) has some questions for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) concerning his campaign’s purchase of more than $16,000 in “holiday gifts” for donors. It turns out that the gifts were purchased from a jewelry vendor in Berkeley, Calif., who just happens to be Reid’s granddaughter, Ryan Elisabeth Reid, although …