Shortly after being elected in 2008 to his first term in Congress, Jared Polis emailed Obama transition co-chair John Podesta to push his sister as a candidate for a presidentially appointed job with the incoming administration, according to hacked emails published online.
Democratic congressional candidate and millionaire Scott Wallace now repeatedly attacks money’s influence in politics despite the fact he donated large sums of money to former President Barak Obama’s campaign.
Former Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta said Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) is “angry at the world” and wouldn’t appeal as much to “traditionally liberal Democrats” as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.).
Marc Elias, Hillary Clinton’s former top campaign lawyer who is considered the “go-to fixer” for Democrats, and John Podesta, Clinton’s former campaign manager, are quietly involved with a low-profile organization that uses litigation to take on the Trump administration and government agencies.
High-powered Democratic lobbyist Tony Podesta and the Podesta Group are subjects of a criminal investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, according to a new report.
Failed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has sent $800,000 from her campaign funds to her new political action group, Federal Election Commission filings show.