finance

  1. Singularity

    Trump to pardon conservative firebrand, campaign finance felon Dinesh D'Souza

    Likely a sign bad news for Trump is on the immediate horizon, so he's pulling a "look over here." D'Souza has of course served his time, this will just clear his status as a federal felon. Which is annoying, but not especially consequential. Some liberals are getting pissy on Twitter, but I...
  2. cpicturetaker12

    COHEN used Trump & Stormy's SAME ALIASES for RNC CHAIR & mistress for $1.6MIL hush $$

    Is this name some kind of 'catch all' name for these types of transaction? Is it because COHEN isn't very imaginative? OR is it because Cohen has ACCOUNTS set up under that name already for KEEP YOUR MOUTH SHUT contracts? So Broidy, the chief RNC finance guy who also used COHEN for his...
  3. jacobfitcher

    Steve Wynn resigns as RNC finance chair after sexual misconduct allegations

    Republican National Committee (RNC) finance chair Steve Wynn is stepping down from his post in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations, according to a Republican source familiar with the matter. "Today I accepted Steve Wynn’s resignation as Republican National Committee finance chair," RNC...
  4. cpicturetaker12

    RNC MUTE on Finance CHR WYNN's sexual assaults (HE held TRUMP's MarALago party 1/20)

    Remember when Trump was said to be "FUMING" around the the WH last SAT after the government shutdown made him "miss HIS OWN PARTY" in MarALago? Guess who was throwing the fundraiser for him?? Sexual assaulters of a feather flock together. Maybe they thought no one would notice? Maybe they...
  5. Macduff

    Steve Wynn, RNC finance chairman, faces allegations of sexual misconduct

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/politics/steve-wynn-rnc-finance-chairman-faces-allegations-of-sexual-misconduct/2018/01/26/d68bf80a-02cc-11e8-86b9-8908743c79dd_story.html "has no immediate plans to relinquish his role as finance chairman of the Republican National Committee" Of course he...
  6. cpicturetaker12

    $7.5 MILLION HUSH MONEY paid by Trump BFF for RAPE allegation. He's RNC FINANCE CHAIR

    I know who the guy is of course, I didn't know he was the current FINANCE CHAIR for the RNC. Apparently has been so since TRUMP became pres. ADD: WYNN'S stock, apparently has taken a hit today. The WSJ said it contacted over 150 current and former employees. The majority of those who...
  7. Darkman

    [Yahoo Finance] Trump Makes First Big Trade Move With Tariffs Aimed at Asia

    Trump Makes First Big Trade Move With Tariffs Aimed at Asia Yahoo Finance 2h ago
  8. D

    White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall

    RED FLAG!! RED FLAG!! Can you only imagine? Trump wants to CUT Vital domestic programs and grants so that he can fund his stupid, good for nothing wall! That's simply OUTRAGEOUS! What despicable, sick thinking that is. It's utterly insane to leave millions of elderly, sick, disabled Middle...
  9. D

    Trump's Boast of Aid to GOP Not Backed up by Finance Report

    Trump apparently isn't doing as well as he would like to make others think he is, financially speaking. He even went to Texas today to hold a rally and get funds. He did not need to go there to campaign as Texas is a red state! So, if he isn't doing that good for his own campaign how can anyone...
  10. PACE

    Former Romney Finance Chair endorses Clinton "She knows her stuff"

    I?ve been a Republican since 1980 but I?m voting for Hillary Clinton?commentary
  11. PACE

    Charges filed against Trump for campaign finance violations

    His speech writer wrote her letter of clarification on Trump Organization Letterhead: this was the complaint against John Edwards if you all recall. BREAKING: Trump Faces Federal Investigation After Melania Speech, New Details Emerge
  12. libertariat720

    De Blasio Campaign Finance Scandal Illustrates Root of Money in Politics Problem

    De Blasio Campaign Finance Scandal Illustrates Root of Money in Politics Problem - Hit & Run : Reason.com This is an important distinction that you don't hear many people talk about. I think a union itself or a corporation should not be able to give any money directly candidates. But...
  13. cpicturetaker12

    24HRs in, Trump's new Nat'l Campaign Finance CHR ex-Goldman Sachs/George Soros Funds

    Yep, those billionaires seem to run in the same circles. But wait!! TRUMP spent 10 months telling us he was SELF-FINANCING. Well if you are gonna sell out, go with a FELLOW BILLIONAIRE! And a billionaire who made his monies while working for the VERY COMPANY you excoriated over and over and...
  14. L

    NY Dems Breaking Campaign Finance Laws

    I'm sure Dems are confused since this was just business as usual. http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/de-blasio-gamed-donation-limits-hid-names-board-elections-article-1.2611406
  15. Minotaur

    Campaign Finance Reform, Bernie's "new" idea.

    Well truthfully reforming campaign finance is everyone's dream so it makes it easy to say "I'm running on reforming it" but alas because we already know what elements are already ruled as unconstitutional, discussions about it is like hurling airballs. Bernie gets mileage on it as if most...
  16. B

    Hillary abuses campaign finance rule meant for poorer candidates

    Hillary Paid Herself $250,000 From Campaign Funds How very Hillary of her. She is worth over $100 million, and yet she feels the need to abuse this campaign finance rule meant to benefit less well off candidates. Disgusting.
  17. G

    Former Christie campaign finance chair slams Christie endorsement of Donald Trump

    "Chris Christie's endorsement of Donald Trump is an astonishing display of political opportunism. Donald Trump is unfit to be president," Meg Whitman, chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard, said in a statement reported by NBC's "Meet the Press" program. Former Christie campaign finance...
  18. Macduff

    Attorney General: John Chisholm broke campaign finance law

    Remember the DA who was responsible for the John Doe investigations in Wisconsin? Where he launched pre dawn raids on Walker supporters in which homes were raided, property was taken, and people were threatened and intimidated into silence. None of these raids resulted in any arrests let alone...
  19. mrmike

    New Campaign Finance Reform Proposal from....

    This doesn't get much more hilarious! So, does she recommend hiding funds in Foundations? Does she plan to eject her big business campaign cash? ROTFLMAO! Hillary Clinton Releases Broad Campaign Finance Reform Plan Her plan goes beyond a call for a constitutional amendment to...
  20. Robert Urbanek

    The big loophole in any campaign finance reform

    Any campaign finance law that restricted expenditures and/or contributions would have one giant gap: freedom of the press. While you can regulate the “fairness” and quantity of campaign material on public broadcasts (TV and radio), no one contemplates restricting the campaign endorsements by...