Hillary Fundraiser Joining Obama Super Pac Has Ties to Thai Regime

Jonathan Mantz expected to join Priorities USA as senior adviser
Jonathan Mantz

A top Hillary Clinton fundraiser who is reportedly joining pro-Obama super PAC Priorities USA is a registered foreign agent for the Thai government, which violently cracked down on anti-government demonstrations in Bangkok over the weekend.

Twinkie-Killer Donates To Dem Super PAC

Timothy Collins / Wikimedia Commons

Timothy Collins, the CEO of private equity firm Ripplewood Holdings, was the lone donor to the Super PAC dedicated to helping Democratic Senate candidates disclosed in the year-end filing. Collins contributed at least $10,000 to Majority PAC, according to the dark money group’s most recent FEC filing.

Begala Makes Bundle by Ditching Beliefs

Though ‘opposed’ to Super PACs, Dem operative banks hundreds of thousands
Paul Begala / WC

MSNBC commentator Paul Begala has been vocal in his criticism of the Supreme Court ruling that, among other things, allowed Super PACs to continue spending hundreds of millions of dollars on election advertising.