GREENLAND, N.H. — Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) said Saturday that the House Republican leadership had made it next to impossible for him to get money from Super PACs after he filibustered the Affordable Care Act in 2013 — an action that helped trigger a 16-day government shutdown. "In 2013 we got quite a lot of […]
After a Reuters report detailed a potential Wall Street boycott of donations to the Democratic Party due to Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-MA) so-called "anti-business" attitude, the Massachusetts Democrat is now fundraising off of that report.
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Slack, maker of an eponymous office-communication tool that seeks to replace corporate email, said Friday that hackers had accessed user data that may include messages sent between users.
The intolerance of the Left, that turns normal normal social gatherings, even school fundraisers, into political battlegrounds: Old…
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid‘s announcement he won’t run for reelection in 2016 lights up unexpected races for his leadership post and his Nevada seat, but its biggest impact might be the loss of one of the Democratic party’s most industrious and creative fundraisers. And in the post-Citizens United era, Reid has been a linchpin of…
But there is a palpable angst among mid-level fundraisers and donors that their rank has been permanently downgraded. One longtime bundler recently fielded a call from a dispirited executive on his yacht, who complained, “We just don’t count anymore.” – The Washington Post, March 25 He wasn’t the only one. Across the country are hundreds […]
Carl Bernstein said at a SCARC fundraiser in New Jersey that Fox News “is not a news organization that’s breaking down the doors for the best obtainable version of the truth, any more than MSNBC is.” He was jeered, reports the New Jersey Herald’s Rob Jennings, while Fox News personality Heather Childers was cheered. “We … Read More
On Sat., March 28 bacon lovers can gather at Masquerade Music Park from 1-6 p.m. for the 2015 BaconFest. The annual Dad's Garage fundraiser will go through about 2,250 pounds of bacon.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
This week, Jeb received fundraising help from his mom. And his brother. And his father. He's now running out of powerful relatives.
John M. Perkins, a civil rights leader and father of the racial reconciliation movement, criticized pastor Creflo Dollar's former fundraising campaign for a new $65 million private jet as "evil," "heresy," and "exploitation," as he explained the damage prosperity preachers have done to black communities.
When LeSean McCoy, Jeremy Maclin, Trent Cole and Todd Herremans made plans to attend a fundraiser last night, they were Eagles. Since then, they became former Eagles, part of a flurry of offseason activity that sent them all packing, along with quarterback Nick Foles. That means their starting quarterback and leading receiver and rusher have…
(Reuters) - A Boston woman has been indicted with fraudulently obtaining $8,000 from the fund set up for victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, and thousands more from other fundraising, officials said on Thursday. Investigators...Show More Summary
NPR NPR has revised its ethics code to describe which staffers it covers after network ombudsman Elizabeth Jensen raised questions about host Diane Rehm’s attendance at fundraising dinners for the right-to-die movement. Jensen explained...Show More Summary
Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential campaign had a goal after it officially launched Monday: raise $1 million in a week. Turns out it only took a few hours. The Texas Republican's campaign says it met its fundraising goal at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday -- just a little more than 24 hours after he announced via Twitter that he […]
Weeks ago, when Creflo Dollar asked his congregation to buy him a G6 jet, the minister felt the wrath of millions online. There was so much wrath, Dolla-Dollar Bill dismantled his online fundraising campaign within hours. The audacity of Dollar’s asking his congregation to pay for a jet. Show More Summary
Chicago Writers Conference is hosting a Bad Poetry Night fundraiser featuring the worst of the worst celebrity poems. [ more › ]
Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) is reportedly raising money for a potential challenge to Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) in 2016. In a fundraising letter obtained by The Chicago Sun-Times, Duckworth asked for $1,000 donations from supporters and...Show More Summary
2015 is our year of fundraising. We want to raise awareness and funds for local charities that do amazing things within their local communities. Each month we'll be asking people to get involved with a different challenge and raising awareness about a different charity. Show More Summary
Today would have been Leonard Nimoy‘s eighty-fourth birthday, and William Shatner shared a few memories about his long-time friend. Shatner also defended his decision to remain at a Red Cross fundraising event instead of hurrying back to Los Angeles to attend Nimoy’s funeral. The pair originally met in 1964 during filming of a The Man […]