Category Archives: Fundraising

DNC spending more than it’s raising ahead of 2020 election

Megan Henney of Fox Business – The cash-strapped Democratic National Committee spent more money than it raised in the first four months of 2019 as it prepares for the 2020 presidential according to a new report from Bloomberg. By the end of … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Fundraising, Republicans

Dark Money Basics

from Open Secrets – Dark Money refers to political spending meant to influence the decision of a voter, where the donor is not disclosed and the source of the money is unknown. Depending upon the circumstances, Dark Money can refer … Continue reading

Posted in Elections, Fundraising, Politics

Three things to look for in 2020 presidential fundraising

By Fredreka Schouten of CNN – Sunday marked the end of the first fundraising quarter of the 2020 campaign, offering an early picture of the financial strength of the Democrats jockeying to face President Donald Trump in the general election. … Continue reading

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A look back at Roger Stone’s ‘big league scam’ super PAC

By Karl Evers-Hillstrom and Raymond Arke of OpenSecrets.org – One of the more unusual chapters in Roger Stone’s recent political history was the short-lived Committee to Restore America’s Greatness super PAC. Despite being a single-candidate super PAC in support of … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Fundraising, Politics, Thought-Provoking Analysis

GOP operatives dig for dirt against rising star O’Rourke

By Amie Parnes  of The Hill – Republicans are feverishly digging into Beto O’Rourke’s past, a sign they view the former Texas congressman as a potential threat if he wins the Democratic presidential nomination. GOP organizations and political action committees … Continue reading

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