President Donald Trump's first campaign manager is joining a growing outside political effort dedicated to helping him. Corey Lewandowski will be a senior adviser and spokesman for a super PAC … Click to Continue »
“No matter how much President Donald Trump taunts Mitch McConnell, the Senate Majority Leader’s position is secure, thanks largely to a powerful super PAC that has plowed millions into Senate campaigns, ensuring the loyalty of his Republican caucus,” McClatchy reports. [...]
Suggesting that someone, somewhere, stumbled mid-bender upon a magic Schlitz can, and decided to waste the one wish it granted them on making reality its dumbest, loudest self, the non-existent senatorial campaign of Robert Ritchie—known to the bleary-eyed masses as sentient haircut mistake Kid Rock—is creeping ever closer to reality. Show More Summary
American Bridge, a super Political Action Committee (Pac), obtained purchase orders the agency signed with a New York vendor operating out of Mr Trump's own Bedminster, New Jersey golf club. This recent order totaling $13,500 is at least the second time the Secret Service has used the same golf cart vendor. In June, two purchase orders were signed for $5,400 each.
No matter how much President Donald Trump taunts Mitch McConnell, the Senate Majority Leader’s position is secure, thanks largely to a powerful super PAC that has plowed millions into Senate … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's feud with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell hasn't yet become an all-out political proxy war. A super PAC aligned with Trump intends to help Alabama Republican Sen. Luther Strange's bid for re-election — even though Strange is the candidate favored by McConnell.
Via Politico: Kid Rock is gaining some establishment GOP support for a Senate run. Senate Leadership Fund, a super PAC formed during the 2016 election that has Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s backing, expressed support Friday for Kid Rock taking on Sen. Show More Summary
The head of a major Super PAC aligned with Senate GOP leadership encouraged performer Kid Rock on Friday to run for Senate against Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow of Michigan. The … Click to Continue »
Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) initially said he opposed the Senate’s Obamacare repeal efforts, voted for it anyway — and now claims he’s glad it was defeated. In a video published by liberal super PAC American Bridge, Heller claims he’s happy with the outcome of the bill’s...
GOP campaign operative encourages Kid Rock to run for Senate WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of a super PAC aligned with Senate GOP leadership is encouraging performer Kid Rock to run for Senate against Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow of Michigan.
RED ON RED: Top Trump donor ponies up to take out Flake. One of Donald Trump’s most generous political benefactors is providing a six-figure donation to a super PAC devoted to unseating Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican who has been fiercely critical of the president. Robert Mercer, a reclusive hedge fund billionaire who was […]
Robert Mercer, a hedge fund billionaire and one of President Donald Trump's top benefactors, has donated $300,000 to a super PAC charged with defeating Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, an outspoken Trump critic, in the 2018 midterm election,...Show More Summary
“One of Donald Trump’s most generous political benefactors is providing a six-figure donation to a super PAC devoted to unseating Sen. Jeff Flake, an Arizona Republican who has been fiercely critical of the president,” Politico reports. “Robert Mercer, a reclusive [...]
Al Alschuler, Larry Tribe, Norm Eisen, and Richard Painter have posted this draft on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Soon after the Supreme Court decided Citizens United v. FEC, the D.C. Circuit held all limits on contributions to super PACs … Continue reading ?
A new super PAC was quietly registered with the Federal Election Commission late last month with the nondescript name of “Taking America Back Fund.” While the front page of the site makes it appear that this new committee is part of Donald Trump’s effort to “Make America Great Again,” a closer examination reveals that the […]
NYT: Imagine you’re a millionaire or billionaire with strong political views and a desire to spread those views to the masses. Do you start a think tank in Washington? Funnel millions to a shadowy “super PAC”? Bankroll the campaign of … Continue reading ?
Via press release: Judge John Bentley, former Chairman of the Foundation for Moral Law and current Board Member released the following statement Wednesday addressing the ad “FUNDS” released by Mitch McConnell’s Senate Leadership Fund:...Show More Summary
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A super PAC supporting Sen. Luther Strange is keeping the heat on his Republican rivals in the Alabama Senate race to fill Attorney General Jeff Sessions' former seat.
A super PAC supporting Sen. Luther Strange is keeping the heat on his Republican rivals in the Alabama Senate race. The Senate Leadership Fund launched an ad questioning the compensation … Click to Continue »