Joe Schoffstall

Obama, Holder Group Drops $300K Into Louisiana

Dem incumbent in dead heat ahead of Saturday runoff

A group backed by President Barack Obama and led by former attorney general Eric Holder sent $300,000 to Louisiana Democrats in the closing days of the governor's race, filings show.

Soros-Backed Prosecutor Candidates Sweep Virginia Races

Billionaire sent $2M to four attorney candidates in bid to reshape Va.'s criminal justice system

All four Virginia prosecutor candidates backed by money from liberal billionaire George Soros in a bid to overhaul the state's criminal justice system pulled away victorious in Tuesday’s elections.

Soros Sends Last-Minute Cash to Virginia Prosecutor Candidates

Liberal billionaire bids to reshape state's criminal justice system

Liberal billionaire George Soros is flooding Virginia with hundreds of thousands of dollars in last-minute money to support Democratic prosecutors on the ballot on Nov. 5. The money is part of a liberal effort to reshape the state's criminal justice system: progressive Democrats in several races have committed to reforms focusing on reducing felony convictions.

Waters Pays Daughter $56K More From Campaign

Other debts remain untouched

Rep. Maxine WatersRep. Maxine Waters (D., Calif.) continues to pay tens of thousands of dollars from her campaign's coffers to her daughter for running a slate mailer operation as other committee debts remain untouched, filings show.