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Former D.C. Council Candidate Pleads Guilty to Money Scheme

A former candidate for the D.C. Council pleaded guilty to conspiring to receive and conceal campaign contributions in excess of $25,000 during his run for office.

06/03/2014

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Ex-Candidate Charged on Campaign Contributions

A former candidate for the D.C. Council has been charged with conspiring to receive and conceal excess campaign contributions during his run for office.

05/20/2014

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Despite Scandal, D.C. Mayor Makes Pitch for 2nd Term

A scandal involving a convicted campaign donor nicknamed “Uncle Earl” is endangering District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray’s re-election chances.

03/11/2014

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Documents: Clinton Aide Took Illegal Campaign Money

Federal court documents say a campaign adviser to Hillary Rodham Clinton was personally involved in an off-the-books operation to help the former first lady’s 2008 presidential campaign in four states and Puerto Rico.

03/11/2014

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Gray Maintains Innocence As Feds Allege Dirty Tricks In Campaign

For most of Vincent Gray’s three-plus years as District of Columbia mayor, federal prosecutors have been investigating alleged dirty tricks in his 2010 campaign.

03/11/2014

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D.C. Mayor Gray Denies He Knew of Illegal ‘Shadow Campaign’

Federal prosecutors say District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray was aware of an off-the-books “shadow campaign” to support his 2010 bid and personally requested the funds from an influential District businessman.

03/10/2014

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Thompson Petitions Supreme Court Over Documents

Lawyers for a District of Columbia businessman at the center of a wide-ranging campaign finance investigation have asked the Supreme Court to take a case involving some of the documents seized from his home and office.

10/22/2013

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Guilty Plea And More Charges In DC Campaign Probe

A Maryland businessman admitted in federal court Thursday that he was reimbursed for $160,000 in campaign contributions by his boss, who’s at the center of a wide-ranging investigation of political corruption in the District of Columbia.

06/20/2013

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2nd Man Charged in D.C. Campaign Finance Probe

A second person has been charged with making illegal campaign contributions at the behest of a District of Columbia businessman whose political activities are the subject of a long-running federal investigation.

06/20/2013

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Guilty Plea Expected in D.C. Corruption Case

A Maryland man is expected to plead guilty to making an illegal campaign contribution on behalf of a District of Columbia businessman who’s the subject of a wide-ranging corruption investigation.

06/20/2013

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