Category Archives: Fundraising

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

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, Elections, Fundraising, Political parties, Politics, Republicans

Democrats dominate Republicans in third-quarter fundraising and spending in tossup House races

By Bill Theobald in USA TODAY In the 30 House races that experts consider tossups in the midterm election, Democrats outraised their Republican opponents in every one in the third quarter, often by wide margins. In several cases, the Democratic … Continue reading

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The First 2020 Race Is Underway: Scrambling for New York Donors

By Shane Goldmacher of the New York Times Senator Elizabeth Warren has come calling as recently as April. Kamala Harris, the first-term senator of California, has made repeated visits, starting as early as her third month in office. Former Vice … Continue reading

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