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Texas couple helps finance redistricting ballot measures

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A growing movement to curb partisan gerrymandering will be put to the test Tuesday by several state ballot measures that are intended to overhaul the way congressional and state legislative districts are drawn. While [...]

South African finance minister criticized after testimony

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – South Africa’s finance minister is under pressure after he acknowledged visiting the home of a business family linked to alleged corruption under former president Jacob Zuma. Opposition parties are criticizing Finance [...]

Ex-Youngstown mayor, finance director indicted for bribery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) – A former mayor and a former finance director in the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown have been indicted on public corruption charges. Authorities say the racketeering and bribery charges filed Thursday in Mahoning [...]

Kavanaugh: Campaign finance limits likely unconstitutional

As a White House lawyer Brett Kavanaugh was skeptical of Congress’s ability to impose major restrictions on fundraising in American politics, according to newly released emails that show him debating other White House lawyers over the constitutionality [...]
China’s Communist Party Centralizes Power Over Finance, Pollution Control
Liu He, President Xi’s right-hand man in overseeing the economy and financial system, outlined the party’s central role in the reorganization in a lengthy statement published on Tuesday morning in People’s Daily, the official mouthpiece [...]
Guatemala Arrests Ex-President and His Finance Minister in Corruption Case
Prosecutors said Tuesday that $ 35 million in government money had been paid to a consortium of private bus companies in charge of the system, known as the Transurbano, in a deal approved by Mr. Colom, Mr. Fuentes Knight and other ministers [...]
RNC finance chair Steve Wynn resigns after sexual harassment allegations
Casino mogul Steve Wynn was President Donald Trump’s handpicked choice for the finance position. | Charles Krupa/AP Photo By ALEX [...]
Steve Wynn, casino mogul and RNC finance chairman, accused of widespread sexual harassment
FILE – This March 15, 2016, file photo, shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. Elaine Wynn, the ex-wife of Steve Wynn, wants a Nevada court to give her control of more than $ 900 million worth of company [...]
GOP finance chair Steve Wynn accused of sexual abuse
A blockbuster story in the Wall Street Journal alleges that billionaire Republican donor, casino mogul, and Republican National Committee finance chair Steve Wynn pressured numerous female employees to have sex with him. The story is graphic [...]
It’s A Fuck-Tussle Of I’M IN CHARGE HERE At The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau!
Shit’s getting weird at the CFPB, y’all! Friday afternoon, Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, submitted his resignation and named his deputy Leandra English as Acting Director. The White House immediately [...]