How state political parties helped big money pay for this year’s elections

By: - November 30, 2020 6:00 am
Political Fund raising cash contributions in hat

Political fund raising / contributions. A Patriotic skimmer hat sits full of bundles of $100 bills with reflection on a white background

WASHINGTON — State parties played an unprecedented role in financing the presidential election this year, making it possible for the national political parties to raise eye-popping sums from individual donors — and keep more money than they might otherwise be allowed. 

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Daniel Newhauser
Daniel Newhauser

Daniel Newhauser reports for States Newsroom, of which Wisconsin Examiner is a part.