Brock, chairman of the Democratic super PAC American Bridge and founder of Correct the Record, a super PAC that coordinated with Clinton's campaign, does not offer any observations about whether such big-money groups played a role in her defeat.
New allegations are being leveled by a non-partisan watchdog group against a Mercer-backed Super PAC, Make America Number 1, and Steve Bannon. The Campaign Legal Center alleges in a letter sent to the Federal Election Commission that...Show More Summary
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Three separate super PACs have formed calling on Michelle Obama to run for president in 2020. One was even formed before Trump won on Election...
Selective outrage over anti-Republican rhetoric, huh? This from The Daily Caller: Democrats have called Steve Bannon, the former Breitbart News chairman, a “racist” and a “white supremacist” with ties to the alt-right. But a liberal super PAC is now saying they want to tie Bannon’s reputations “around the necks” of Republican senators. “Help us tie […]
There's fresh evidence that the flood of "fake news" this year was aided by "a sophisticated Russian propaganda campaign" created to help Donald Trump.
The seat of the federal government is teeming with interest groups, corporate lobbyists and big-money super PACs. A nonprofit group similar to Obama's Organizing for Action would not have to disclose its donors and could spend moneyShow More Summary
A watchdog group says Steve Bannon was paid illegally by a Trump SuperPAC. At issue are payments of nearly $200,000 that a super PAC called Make America Number 1 made to a company tied to Bannon. On Aug. 17, Bannon left his post as chairman of Breitbart News and became the Trump campaign’s CEO. Available [...]
Click here for reuse options! Welcome to not-so-free speech in the Age of Trump. “Expose and document college professors who discriminate against conservative students, promote anti-American values, and advance leftist propaganda in the classroom.” This is the stated aim of the “Professor Watchlist,” a website that went live on Monday. Show More Summary
Just in time for Black Friday, a Democratic app aims to help shoppers that aren't fans of America's future magnate-in-chief track all the businesses he has dealings with. Boycott Trump, created by the Democratic Coalition Against Trump, lets users search a database with more than 250 companies and individuals that evidently have ties to the U.S. Show More Summary
The For Freedoms artist-led super PAC is riling people in Mississippi with a billboard that combines Donald Trump's campaign slogan with a Civil Rights-era photo. The post Mississippi Governor Decries Billboard by Artist-Led Super PAC appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Carl Higbie, a spokesman for a pro–Donald Trump super PAC, insisted to Fox News’ Megyn Kelly on Wednesday that a government registry for immigrants from Muslim countries “is legal” and would “hold constitutional muster.” “I know the ACLU is going to challenge it, but I think it’ll pass,” Higbie said. Show More Summary
A spokesman for a major super PAC backing Donald Trump said Wednesday that the mass internment of Japanese Americans during World War II was a “precedent” for the president-elect’s plans to create a registry for immigrants from Muslim countries. During an appearance on Megyn Kelly’s Fox News show, Carl Higbie said a registry proposal being […]
Business Insider reports: Megyn Kelly admonished a supporter of Donald Trump who invoked Japanese internment camps as precedent for a proposed registry of Muslims. On Fox News’s “The Kelly File” program on Wednesday night, Carl Higbie,...Show More Summary
The Daily Beast has an explosive piece asking whether Trump campaign CEO and newly minted White House chief strategist Steve Bannon was illegally paid by a pro-Trump Super PAC during the campaign. On the face of it, that would seem to...Show More Summary
A super PAC supporting Republican candidate John Kennedy, the state treasurer, says Louisiana's voters should support Kennedy in the Dec. 10 runoff because he will work with Trump in Washington. The 30-second spot notes that Democratic candidate Foster Campbell voted against Trump and supports President Barack Obama's health overhaul.
A Democratic group reports the Trump strategist to the FBI, saying he broke campaign laws when a super Pac paid $950,090 to his company.
It’s bad enough that Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon is reviled as an alt-right, woman-hating, Jew-hating, white supremacist…Now he’s got another problem. The Daily Beast reports Steve Bannon’s in hot water with the Federal Election Commission (FEC). The Campaign Legal Center, a non-profit, non-partisan watchdog group for voting rights and campaign finance reform, filed a [...]
… the kind that could land him in jail: The Democratic Coalition has filed an FBI complaint against Trump Campaign Chairman Steven Bannon, which alleging that he violated a federal campaign finance law coordinating Super PAC activities with the Trump campaign, and receiving payments from it after becoming officially part of the Republican campaign. Bannon’s [...]
Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon may have received illegal payments from a Trump super PAC backed by deep-pocketed donors.