Friday, November 04, 2011
By Frank James
With the financial implosion of MF Global, the financial derivatives broker that sought bankruptcy court protection this week, Democratic Party candidates stand to take a hit because the company's executives were major donors to their campaigns.
Tuesday, October 04, 2011
By Peter Overby
Nineteen wealthy Republicans gave presidential hopeful Mitt Romney the maximum legal contribution — and also sent between $100,000 and $1 million each to an independent committee supporting the former Massachusetts governor.