A group of deputy district attorneys in California are speaking out against liberal billionaire George Soros pushing large sums of cash into local district attorney races in the state.
Liberal comedian Rosie O’Donnell regularly has made donations to the campaigns of Democratic candidates that exceed the legal limit an individual can make to a federal campaign.
The ethics head for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Caren Z. Turner, was forced to resign after a video emerged of her berating police officers during Easter weekend.
D.C. City Councilman Trayon White Sr. (D.) donated to an event in Chicago where National of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan again denounced Jews.
A political action committee linked to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) announced Wednesday that it broke its own fundraising record in the first quarter of 2018, as this year’s midterm elections draw closer.
Rep. Betty McCollum (D., Minn.) called on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to open an investigation into an alleged $130,000 payment from President Donald Trump’s lawyer to pornographic film actress Stormy Daniels.
Senators Cory Booker (N.J.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.), who top the list of potential Democratic challengers to President Donald Trump in 2020, both announced last week that they would forgo accepting donations from corporate PACs in an effort to cure the corrosive effect they say special interest spending has had on the political system. But neither extended their pledge to labor unions and ideological groups.
House Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R., Wis.) political action committee has made its largest financial transfers of the year as Republican candidates prepare for the 2018 midterm elections.