Trump, Pence, RNC, Running Scheme To Skirt Election Laws, Common Cause Charges
March 5, 2018
President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and the Republican National Committee are running an elaborate scheme to skirt federal election laws and use illegal “soft money” contributions for the Trump-Pence reelection campaign, Common Cause charges in complaints filed today.
Common Cause, Allies, Look to Block Covert Attack On Campaign Finance Laws
March 2, 2018
As congressional appropriators work to fashion a mammoth spending bill to keep the federal government running, Republican leaders are again trying to use the “must pass” spending legislation to advance their guerilla war against sensible campaign finance laws.
Political Advertisers Still Breaking Online Disclosure Rules
February 13, 2018
Facebook,the social media industry leader, continues to run ads that do not provide full disclosure, the online news site ProPublica reports today..
February 6, 2018
Two news items this morning bring more evidence that President Trump and his family have turned the White House into a personal profit center.
"A Closer Look" At the Trump Campaign's Alleged Payment to 'Adult' Film Star
January 25, 2018
Late night host Seth Meyers has some insightful analysis of Common Cause's charge that the Trump campaign may have broken federal law in buying the silence of "Stormy Daniels."