Gov. John Kasich filmed television ads used by a super PAC supporting him before he officially became a presidential candidate, WMUR reports. Said a spokeswoman: “In order for there to be coordination, there must be a candidate, and John Kasich [...]
The specifics of the Hillary Clinton campaign finance plan are out. Her focus is solely on restricting super PAC power. The post Hillary’s Hypocritical Campaign Finance Plan appeared first on The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!...Show More Summary
The man who will be controlling millions of dollars in his role as head of GOP presidential nominee Ted Cruz’s super PAC believes that scientists will not be able to create a vaccine for the AIDS virus because he thinks a Bible verse says AIDS is God’s retaliation for sin. This is just...
Critics say the plan could go further, and point to Clinton's own use of the super PACs and mega-donors the plan would crack down on. The post Hillary Clinton Has A New Plan To Combat Big Money In Politics appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Campaign Finance Institute: We know by now that the presidential campaigns raised early money from mega-donors at an unprecedented clip, with most of the money during the first half of 2015 going into legally independent Super PACs. The Campaign Finance … Continue reading ?
With his numbers slipping in New Hampshire, Jeb Bush is taking his campaign to the airwaves there for the first time. A super PAC backing his bid plans to spend tens of millions of dollars in television advertising in New Hampshire in the coming months, but the campaign itself isn't waiting for that air support. […]
“As one person said: Read my lips”, the vice president said. The Draft Biden Super PAC, operating as an independent organization (populated by Obama campaign veterans and friends of Joe’s son, Beau Biden, who died in May), announced staff expansion in South Carolina on Wednesday. But it was a previous tragedy – the death of
SALEM, N.H. -- Larry Lessig has been a Harvard Law professor, an author, an copyright innovator, and the leader of an anti-corruption "super PAC to end super PACs." On Wednesday night, he took on a new role: A potential candidate for president, taking a whack at a rival. Standing in an Italian restaurant's dining room, […]
The super PAC supporting Scott Walker's run for the White House plans to spend another $9.25 million on ads in early primary states in the coming months to introduce more voters to the Republican governor of Wisconsin -- and, it hopes, help him regain his status as a top-tier contender. The Unintimidated PAC has already spent $6.75 million […]
“A super PAC supporting Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O’Malley has laid off 38 organizers in Iowa — about three-quarters of its staff here,” the Washington Post reports. “Generation Forward, a political action committee launched by longtime O’Malley aides and other [...]
(AP) — A super PAC backing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's run for the Republican presidential nomination has announced a $9.25 million ad buy for three early voting states, expanding on a $7 million television ad campaign starting in Iowa next week.
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A super PAC supporting Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O’Malley has laid off 38 organizers in Iowa -- about three-quarters of its staff here -- according to a spokesman. Generation Forward, a political action committee launched by longtime O’Malley aides and other boosters, maintains 13 people on the ground in the nation’s […]
From the diaries... My name is Matt Mackowiak and I am the Treasurer of Fight For Kentucky, a Super PAC that is set up to help elect Matt Bevin for Governor. Since 1972, Kentucky has been led by Democratic Governors for all but four years. Show More Summary
"Ready For Kanye" has been filed with the Federal Election Commission.
Former associates have pumped more than $1.7 million into Right to Rise, his supportive super PAC.
The presidential campaigns and their Super PACs will be releasing their September fundraising reports in a few weeks. One of them is looking to be a doozy.
Nick Confessore for the NYT: When Ready for Hillary, a pro-Hillary Rodham Clinton “super PAC,” wanted to take out a million-dollar loan five months before it planned to go out of business, it turned to a bank that was founded … Continue reading ?
The Arkansas man who dropped $3 million into the super PAC supporting Mike Huckabee‘s bid for the Republican presidential nomination for years handed out millions of dollars to a secret list of public charities through a pass-through private foundation called The Jesus Fund, tax forms filed by the foundation show. The Fund’s activity may violate…
As the Free Beacon reported, the Super PAC is headed by a former board of director that voted to fire Fiorina from Hewlett-Packard: The super PAC supporting Carly Fiorina labeled an article about the presidential candidate published in the New York Times business section last week “dishonest” and in response took out a full-page advertisement in the paper’s Thursday edition […]