Stories tagged with bundlers
By Laurie Bennett | August 23, 2016 at 8:43am | 0
As an illustration of how money and influence flow in and out of Clinton Inc., we’ve mapped a name unfamiliar to most voters.
By Laurie Bennett | August 22, 2016 at 6:17am | 0
By Laurie Bennett | March 3, 2013 at 9:42am | 0
A list released by the Obama campaign Saturday showed 275 people who had raised $500,000 or more for the 2012 election.
By Laurie Bennett | February 25, 2013 at 7:23am | 0
The Hollywood power structure rearranges every year at this time, as Oscar winners enjoy the new bankability that comes with each statuette.
By Laurie Bennett | October 23, 2012 at 10:16am | 0
Here’s a simple map that captures the current insanity of political spending.
By Laurie Bennett | October 22, 2012 at 1:06pm | 0
There’s no mistaking the political leanings of Charles Kireker’s household.
By Laurie Bennett | October 13, 2012 at 8:35am | 2
In the Romney campaign, the list of bundlers is stored in the same place as tax returns from 2009 and before - out of the public eye.
By Laurie Bennett | September 27, 2012 at 9:35am | 0
With Hillary Rodham Clinton soon to step down as secretary of state and Bill Clinton stepping up as the biggest supporter of President Obama’s re-election, can we expect to see a rush of White House appointments of longtime FOBs?
By Laurie Bennett | August 6, 2012 at 11:52am | 0
Is the Obama campaign’s need for money speeding up the bundler-to-federal-appointment process?
By Laurie Bennett | June 14, 2012 at 9:37am | 0
In the perverted fundamentals of the most secretive presidential election in a lifetime, voters are fortunate that Mitt Romney relies so heavily on lobbyists to finance his campaign.
By Laurie Bennett | May 28, 2012 at 7:39am | 0
Senate foot-dragging on approval of presidential appointments, a long-standing irritation for Obama administration, is working to the advantage of the president’s re-election campaign.
By Laurie Bennett | April 21, 2012 at 7:34am | 1
Of the 87 bundlers joining the Obama re-election effort last quarter, actor and director Tyler Perry is probably the best known.
By Laurie Bennett | March 15, 2012 at 10:24am | 0
For presidential bundlers, the wealthy people who tap friends and colleagues for campaign contributions, the second-best thing to an ambassador position is an invitation to a state dinner.
By Laurie Bennett | December 24, 2011 at 11:59am | 0
Here’s a map of lobbyists who raise money for the two major Democratic PACs.
By Laurie Bennett | December 23, 2011 at 12:25pm | 0
Unlike other fundraisers, campaign bundlers who are lobbyists have to report their activities to the Federal Election Commission.
By Laurie Bennett | December 9, 2011 at 8:57am | 0
Democratic Party stalwarts have to be holding their breath over the outcome and timing of federal investigations of former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson.
By Laurie Bennett | October 17, 2011 at 6:04am | 0
One of the more interesting names on the Obama bundler list: Allison Tant of Tallahasee, FL, who has raised at least $50,000 for the president’s re-election bid.
By Laurie Bennett | October 16, 2011 at 10:49am | 0
Once again, bundlers are bringing millions of dollars into an Obama presidential bid.
By Laurie Bennett | August 29, 2011 at 10:46am | 0
Gotta love this headline from Politico: “The bundler wears Prada.”