From their suites at the Ritz-Carlton hotel, the finance hub at this week's Democratic convention, and at the event's auxiliary swanky parties, supporters of Hillary Clinton are sounding the alarm about Trump's break with decades of presidential campaign tradition. Moishe Mana, a top fundraiser for Clinton, has offered to give $1 million to the charity of... » Read More
The Presidential hopeful said Super PACs are "very unfair to a person like me who has disavowed all PAC's & is self-funding."
Trump files his first campaign finance report with the Federal Election Commission.
One democratic candidate has an important message and deserved to be on the podium, but he couldn't get a spot, says Kabir Sehgal.
Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson is leaning toward supporting Marco Rubio for the Republican nomination, Politico reported.
Donald Trump's avowals of financial-political independence have, at once, reignited and confounded the debate on campaign finance reform.
Industrialist and conservative donor Charles Koch challenged conservatives to end "corporate cronyism", even if it helps his businesses.
Already among the top donors to Hillary Clinton's political career, megabank employees have funneled big money into her campaign.
If Congress won't get tough on "dark money" in elections, President Obama should, says Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse.
Matt McDonald, partner at Hamilton Place Strategies, discusses the findings of its latest report which revealed that modern presidential campaigns raised money more quickly than Silicon Valley start-ups.
The "audit the Fed" issue raised by Rand Paul is likely to come up for other 2016 presidential hopefuls, Politico's Ben White says.
Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's, presented one way of helping filter "big money" out of U.S. politics on Tuesday.
Jeb Bush takes another step toward a bid for the GOP presidential nomination, launching the Right to Rise PAC.
While political focus was on a Senate Intelligence Committee report, Congress snuck in two measures to its must-pass spending bill. NBC News reports.
A new poll reveals just how serious Wall Street's dissatisfaction with Obama is ahead of the midterm elections.
Wall Street is spending more on the midterms than ever before—particularly in support of the GOP—but it's not from whom you might think.
Court documents released Thursday alleged that Walker coordinated fundraising with outside conservative groups during a recall election.
A new case before the Supreme Court seeks to raise limits on political donations.
Republicans denounce the IRS after it apologized for inappropriately flagging conservative political groups for additional reviews during the 2012 election.
At this hour, President Obama is visiting victims of the Boston terror attack, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, warns that growth will go down and unemployment will go up as a result of these forced budget cuts.