Biden's 2008 campaign fined $219K after audit WASHINGTON -- Election watchdogs have fined Joe Biden's 2008 presidential campaign more than $219,000 for sloppy bookkeeping and accepting excessive contributions, including a discounted flight on a private jet. The audit was released Friday by the Federal ... 08/12/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Biden Fined $219K For Illegal Campaign Contributions The Federal Elections Commission has fined Vice President Joe Biden $219,000 for accepting illegal donations and failing to disclose payments and debts. According to an FEC audit, Biden's 2008 presidential campaign didn't return $106,000 in campaign ... 07/19/2010 - 6:45 am | View Link
Biden: Pullout in Afghanistan may start small WASHINGTON — Vice President Biden said Sunday that progress in Afghanistan has been "a tough slog," but he said U.S. troops will begin leaving in July 2011. "It could be as few as a couple thousand troops. It could be more. But there will be a transition ... 07/19/2010 - 3:10 am | View Link
Joe Biden Fined $219K for Campaign Violations Joe Biden’s failed 2008 presidential campaign was sloppily run and violated campaign finances laws, a Federal Election Commission audit shows. Politico, which seems to have broken the news, titles the story “Joe Biden fined $219K for 2008 presidential ... 07/17/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Feds Fine Biden Campaign $219K for Violations (Newser) – Election watchdogs have fined Joe Biden's 2008 presidential campaign more than $219,000 for sloppy bookkeeping and accepting excessive contributions, including a discounted flight on a private jet. The FCC audit says the Biden campaign ... 07/17/2010 - 9:07 am | View Link
ALBANY — Former Gov. David Paterson slammed a surging lieutenant governor candidate, saying the insurgent liberal Democrat is treating the position “like it’s a joke instead of a real job.” Columbia Law School professor Tim Wu is challenging Cuomo’s choice, former Buffalo-area Rep. Kathleen Hochul, in the Sept. 9 Democratic primary — and Wu is riding high after an endorsement by the New York Times.
US soldiers on the streets of New Orleans after it has devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2004. ItÂs all over the news: images of police in military gear pointing war zone weapons at unarmed Black people with their hands in the air. These scenes made my heart race in an all-too-familiar way.
The Idaho StatesmanBrady thinks Balukoff has a path to victory over OtterThe Idaho StatesmanThe last Idaho governor's race that was competitive was when Butch Otter beat Jerry Brady in 2006. Otter's 53 to 44 percent margin set the mark for a Democrat in the 21st Century. Brady was leading, polls showed, two weeks before the election.