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Crunching the numbers: Campaign finance reports show a few surprises

BY: - October 17, 2023

Campaign finance reports from the year’s third quarter are in, and there are a few surprises in the contests for Pennsylvania’s U.S. House seats. Here’s a look at how the latest numbers from the Federal Election Commission break down, and how they compare to the year’s previous quarterly results, and the 2022 election cycle. U.S. […]

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GOP U.S. Senate hopeful Parnell hit with FEC complaint over book sales | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - October 29, 2021

Pa. Democrats allege Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Sean Parnell profited from the sales of his books his campaign bought from his publisher and then gave away to supporters.

Politicians quit Congress, but their ‘zombie’ campaigns stagger on with millions in the bank

BY: - December 20, 2020

The FEC asked the zombies’ treasurers to clarify their plans for the committees and potentially pay back any charges that could be classified as personal expenses, which would be a misuse of campaign funds.