Report: Democratic National Committee Tops List Of 'Deceased' DonorsA new analysis of Federal Election Commission filings finds that 32 “deceased” people donated more than $586,000 to congressional and presidential candidates since Jan. 1, 2009.
GOP Raps Dems For IRS Union Cash Seeking maximum political gain from the string of controversies swirling around the White House, Republicans are on the attack against Democratic lawmakers who accepted donations from the union that represents Internal Revenue Service employees.
Former Bachmann Aide Files Complaint To FEC A former aide to Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission, claiming the one-time presidential challenger made improper payments to an Iowa state senator.
Shadowy Donor Behind Millions Of Dollars' Worth Of Tea Party 'Super' PAC ChecksA lawyer in Tennessee who is mysteriously linked to millions of dollars in campaign contributions steered to congressional candidates doubled his investments in the weeks before Election Day and quietly funneled $6.8 million more to a prominent Tea Party group, according to new financial statements filed with the government.
Obama Campaign: 'We've Gotten Our Behinds Handed To Us' By RomneyPresident Barack Obama told campaign donors Monday that "if the election were held today, I think it'd be close, but I think we'd win." He said his opponents were "spending like nobody's business" and that Democrats need substantial sums to counterpunch.
Opinion: Why Is China's Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.
Opinion: Romney Has Disclosed Zero Complete Tax ReturnsIt turns out Romney either lied to the American public or filed an incomplete and incompetent IRS return in 2010. W. Mitt Romney is hiding the document that reveals more information about the money he is hiding in financial institutions favored by despots, terrorists, drug dealers, money launderers and tax cheats.
Romney Raises $40M In April Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney and his party raised a combined $40.1 million in April.
Nursing Homes Come To Hatch's Aid A trade group representing nursing homes has given the Utah Republican Party $175,000 over the past year, money that could help Sen. Orrin Hatch stave off a tea party challenge and win re-election.
Super Tuesday Showdown: Romney-Santorum Big Day On the eve of their Super Tuesday showdown, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum strained for an edge in Ohio on Monday and braced for the 10 primaries and caucuses likely to redefine the race for the Republican presidential nomination.
What Donors? Super PACs Buy Time To Keep Secrets Independent political groups backing top Republican candidates are taking advantage of federal rules that essentially lets them shield the identities of their donors until after important primary elections this month.