The four sons of a Saudi Arabian billionaire—including one who was recently convicted for assaulting his wife—have all contributed thousands to Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.), who is one of the frontrunners to become the new chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
Florida Democrat Patrick Erin Murphy was defeated handily by incumbent Republican Sen. Marco Rubio on Tuesday, giving Republicans a boost in its effort to maintain control over the Senate.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio (R.) has widened his lead over Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy to a six-point margin, according to the latest Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday.
The FBI has launched an investigation into an alleged illegal donation scheme involving a wealthy Saudi family that backs Florida Democratic Senate candidate Patrick Murphy, the Hill reported Wednesday.
Florida Rep. Patrick Murphy (D.) claimed PolitiFact had debunked every attack thrown against him during his senatorial debate Wednesday with Sen. Marco Rubio (R.), but the same fact-checking website penned an article the following day rejecting that notion.
Florida Democrat Patrick Murphy has hitched his political wagon to an effort to tie Republican opponent Marco Rubio to Donald Trump, but he has failed to mention his own family’s construction company also has Trump ties.