RNC paid nearly half a million dollars to law firm representing Hope Hicks and others in Russia probes

The latest disclosure by RNC adds to the mounting legal fees associated with the Russia investigations.

GOP activists are already rallying volunteers to stave off Democrats this fall

Flush with cash, conservative groups are starting early in their effort to motivate volunteers and, ultimately, voters.

Giuliani said the Stormy Daniels payment was legal. Here’s what campaign finance experts said.

Extensive public comments by President Trump’s attorney have compounded questions about whether the payment was made to influence the election.

Meet the little-known ‘big fish’ megadonor setting the tone for GOP primary races

Richard Uihlein shuns the spotlight, but the shipping-supplies magnate has become one of the most influential Republican patrons in the country.

Trump’s reelection committee has spent more than $1 out of every $5 on legal fees this year

The president’s campaign and two joint fundraising committees together raised about $20 million in the first three months of 2018.

Casino magnate accused of misconduct gave $500,000 to pro-Trump super PAC

Group says it will keep donation from Stephen Wynn, former financial committee chairman of the RNC accused of abusing female casino employees

Trump ‘did not want sprinkler protections’ in his Fifth Avenue high-rise, former safety official says

A Saturday fire at Trump Tower killed a longtime resident and injured six firefighters. The cause is under investigation.

Cambridge Analytica’s work for Trump campaign, Bolton PAC prompt complaint to DOJ

Government watchdog groups demanded an investigation into whether laws barring foreign involvement in U.S. elections were knowingly broken.

Cambridge Analytica harnessed Facebook data in work for super PAC led by John Bolton, according to former employees

Research from the embattled data-science firm informed the super PAC’s work in three states in the 2014 midterms, documents show.

How Cambridge Analytica broke into the U.S. political market through Mercer-allied conservative groups

The now-embattled data firm used data from Facebook and other sources to test its ‘psychographic’ profiling in the 2014 midterms.

How Cambridge Analytica broke into the U.S. political market through Mercer-allied conservative groups

The now-embattled data firm used data from Facebook and other sources to test its ‘psychographic’ profiling in the 2014 midterms.

Republican National Committee spent big at Trump properties in February, filings show

The Republican National Committee spent roughly $271,000 at President Trump’s private businesses in February.

Federal election officials failed to enforce campaign finance requirements on outside group in 2010, judge rules

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled in favor of a government watchdog group alleging donor disclosure violations against the conservative-leaning American Action Network in the 2010 elections.

FEC considers expanding political ad disclaimers to mobile apps

The draft rules would give online advertisers leeway about how much information they would have to disclose based on the size of the ad.

Top GOP super PAC urges donors to step up direct support for candidates

The Senate Leadership Fund is asking donors to give directly to Republican Senate candidates ahead of the midterms in an effort to maintain the GOP majority.

Despite pledge to ‘drain the swamp,’ Trump has shown little interest in beefing up the Federal Election Commission

The president campaigned against the influence of big donors, but has yet to make moves to remake the agency that enforces campaign finance rules.

Outside groups poured in $12 million ahead of Pennsylvania special election

The vast majority of outside spending on Tuesday’s Pennsylvania special election went toward boosting GOP candidate Rick Saccone.

New federal rules on Facebook and Google ads may not be in place for 2018 midterms

The FEC has been negotiating new disclosure requirements aimed at preventing foreign influence on U.S. elections.

White House adviser Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act, federal investigator says

The Trump confidante went too far with remarks about the Alabama special Senate election last year, a report says.

Wealthy donors ramp up political giving for 2018 midterms

A handful of individual donors have given seven figures or more thus far in the election cycle — a sign of donor enthusiasm ahead of a crucial midterm year.