Lagunitas Brewing announced that it is taking a stake in three breweries in different parts of the country and it will open up buildings in Portland, Oregon, and San Diego that nonprofits can use for fundraisers. Financial terms of the investments were not disclosed. The purchases were all funded by Lagunitas and did not require […]
CPI: “The alleged fraudster behind a purportedly pro-Bernie Sanders super PAC that seemingly scammed ‘James Bond’ actor Daniel Craig is out of jail and back in the political fundraising game.” … Continue reading ?
WASHINGTON -- One thing Donald Trump's candidacy has done is shine a light on the unscrupulous activities of shady for-profit colleges like Trump University. But that and a slew of other negative news reports in recent months and years is not stopping New Hampshire Sen. Show More Summary
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump — who boasted throughout the primary that he was self-financing his campaign — used his Facebook page as a fundraising platform on Thursday. A short video featuring the presumptive GOP nominee’s views on immigration was attached to a...
Engaging in a bit of political posturing this week, U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi offered a -- surprisingly condescending -- takedown of Apple CEO Tim Cook's fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican candidates.
It’s a little more than 4 months before the election, and Trump’s campaign is learning how to send email: Since members of the British Parliament have complained about receiving several fundraising emails from Donald Trump, politicians in several other foreign countries have revealed that they’ve also been flooded with email requests for donations from Trump. […]
Pro-abortion presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is today holding a fundraiser at a swanky hotel in San Francisco with Cecil Richards, the CEO of Planned Parenthood, the nation’s biggest abortion conglomerate. A CNN reporter caught pictures of the crowd lining the halls of the Westin hotel and Hillary arriving there for the posh event: Of note: […]
The NRSC is a sick, cowardly, and corrupt organization. After Ted Cruz moved up to second place in the polls, they used Ted Cruz’s name to fundraise for months. “Send us money,” they said, “so that we can send more people to Senate like Ted Cruz.” The NRSC actually had the balls to use Ted Cruz’s image on a T-shirt to fundraise earlier this year. Show More Summary
So much for losing its mojo. Despite twists and turns in recent years that have sometimes rivaled those of a telenovela, and even with its most famous member, John Doerr, no longer a general partner, Kleiner Perkins has raised two new funds totaling $1.4 billion, show newly processed SEC filings. The firm’s digital growth fund — its third — has secured $1 billion in… Read More
Boy, if you if you look at the fundraising performance of the Trump campaign, and also of the Trump Super PACs, you might get the idea that Trump’s supporters are a bunch of rabble rousing party-hijacking losers who have no interest in actually putting some skin into the political game. Show More Summary
Prince Harry is dapper as he hits the stage to give a speech at the 2016 Sentebale Concert held at Kensington Palace on Tuesday (June 28) in London, England. The 31-year-old royal was joined on stage by performers Chris Martin and his band Coldplay, Joss Stone, the Basotho Youth Choir, and Sentebale co-founder Prince Seeiso [...]
Yesterday, Caitlin MacNeal reported that Donald Trump had been bombarding MPs from the United Kingdom with fundraising emails asking for money to fund his campaign against "Crooked Hillary." Then last night I reported that Trump andShow More Summary
The good news for Republicans is that Donald Trump has finally started sending out fundraising emails. The bad news is that he's been sending them to the elected representatives of foreign countries. After his minuscule May fundraising numbers, the presumptive GOP nominee has made an effort to extinguish the garbage ... More »
“In a memo sent on Monday, June 27, to subscribers and donors, the company said that if it did not meet its fundraising goal by Friday, July 1, it would suspend the upcoming season — which would be its 50th — to give it time to reorganize and revamp its business model, with plans to […]
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Albert H. Teich / Shutterstock.com Yesterday it emerged that Donald Trump has been -- bizarrely -- sending fundraising emails to foreign citizens, including members of parliament in the UK, Australia, Iceland, Denmark and Finland. Today,...Show More Summary
Press release and complaint here, in response to the Trump Campaign’s reported fundraising emails to foreign politicians. … Continue reading ?
Every once in a while, a fundraising blogger or columnist will go on a rant against best practices. The gist: Best practices suck because they keep you from innovating. I almost agree. But when best practices keep you from innovating,...Show More Summary
US election law makes it a crime to knowingly solicit campaign funds from foreign nationals who do not have permanent residence in the USA. (more…)
Clinton attempts to push past Benghazi in California June 29, 2016, 7:36 a.m. Donald Trump travels to New England on Wednesday after slamming globalization during his Tuesday trade speech. Hillary Clinton fights to put the critical Benghazi report behind her. Donald Trump says current trade policies...