Three independent groups supporting Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton raised more than $20 million to back her campaign in the second quarter, officials with the super PACs said.
A cluster of outside groups backing Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid raised $24.3 million in the first half of 2015.
WASHINGTON -- A leadership PAC controlled by Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Penn.) may have violated Federal Election Commission rules by contributing to a super PAC that is likely to support his re-election campaign in 2016. According to FEC records, Toomey’s Citizens for Prosperity in America Today made a $50,000 donation on Jan. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — New York hedge fund billionaire George Soros and Hollywood director Steven Spielberg are among the biggest donors to a super PAC backing Hillary Rodham Clinton's Democratic campaign for president. The biggest gift was worth $2 million and came from media mogul Haim Saban, owner of the Spanish-language Univision network.
The "super PAC" supporting Hillary Rodham Clinton will report raising $15.6 million when it files its disclosure statements, officials with the group said Thursday morning.
Vogel: A trio of pro-Hillary Clinton groups raised more than $20 million in the first half of the year, including at least $1 million from billionaire financier George Soros, POLITICO has learned. American Bridge 21st Century, an opposition research super … Continue reading ?
Adam Savader, a former Romney and Gingrich campaign intern who was convicted of holding hacked nude photos for ransom, now has a super PAC of his own—which he operates from behind bars.
The "super PAC" supporting Jeb Bush presented data culled from women's opinions of Hillary Rodham Clinton to independent groups last week, two people told of the briefing said.
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On Tuesday, presidential candidate Bobby Jindal will participate in a town hall event in Iowa hosted by Believe Again, a super PAC that supports the Republican candidate. In anticipation of the event, Believe Again encouraged the Twitter users to contribute questions for him to answer, tagging their tweets with the hashtag #AskBobby. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders has an unusual approach to fundraising: Do as little of it as possible. Working almost exclusively from his website, Sanders has raised about $8 million so far with an average donation of around $40 -- impressive enough, given how little effort he's made. Show More Summary
Louisiana governor-turned-2016 GOP presidential contender Bobby Jindal may not rank high in the polls, but he does have one thing going for him: a super PAC headed by a former member of Congress and longtime lobbyist who knows firsthand a few things about money in politics. Bob Livingston, who chairs the pro-Jindal super PAC Believe Again…
Bobby Jindal’s super PAC on Monday went up across Iowa with a commercial that highlights the Louisiana governor’s hardline views on immigration. The 30-second spot from Believe Again is backed up by half a million dollars. It is the group’s first media buy and comes the week after Jindal announced his bid for the Republican […]
David Keating takes issue with some recent National Journal coverage, linked to at this blog. Seems like David is right. … Continue reading ?
The Free Beacon reported: “Lobbyists representing an arm of the Moroccan government have donated thousands of dollars to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and a super PAC supporting it, public records show.” “The firm, Nurnberger & Associates, reported that its employees donated $1,500 to Clinton’s campaign last month in a Monday filing with the Department of […]
Bloomberg: “All the major candidates in the 2016 race will have super PACs working on their behalf, but Bush and Murphy are trying something unprecedented in U.S. presidential elections: building a separate, and better-funded, organization that will in some ways [...]
A super PAC supporting Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley released a video Thursday attacking liberal rival Bernie Sanders’ gun control record, marking the first critical advertisement of the 2016 primary for the Democratic nomination. Show More Summary
Shane Goldmacher National Journal: A new ad from the super PAC supporting Rick Perry may amount to an illegally sized campaign contribution because it prominently features official signs and paraphernalia from the Perry campaign. The 30-second spot, which began airing in … Continue reading ?
A super PAC supporting Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley is attacking Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for his record on guns in new Web ads targeting Iowa voters. The ads by the Generation Forward PAC assert that "Bernie Sanders is no progressive when it comes to guns" and highlight several votes the senator has taken over the years, including […]
Do we have any more laws on coordination? … Continue reading ?