Ex-Treasurer to Va. State Senator Charged With EmbezzlingA former campaign treasurer for Virginia Senate Minority Leader Richard Saslaw has been charged with embezzling more than $650,000 in campaign funds.
Retiring Dem Senator Holds $4.8 Million In Unused Campaign MoneySen. Max Baucus' decision not to run for re-election in 2014 leaves the Montana Democrat with more than $4.8 million in campaign money — and no campaign to spend it on.
Rep. Michele Bachmann Under InvestigationRep. Michele Bachmann and her short-lived campaign last year for the GOP presidential nomination are being investigated by the Office of Congressional Ethics
Prospect Of Prison Looms For Ex-Congressman, Wife The prospect of prison looms over former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife after they agreed to plead guilty to charges in an alleged scheme to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items — including furs, a gold watch, a football signed by U.S. presidents and even a hat once owned by Michael Jackson.