Red-State Dem Hypocrisy On Dark Money Deepens
The New York Times reports today that New York liberal Chuck Schumer’s Senate Majority PAC will pour $20 million to buoy Democrats in Missouri, Indiana, Arizona, and Tennessee. Despite efforts by these candidates to tout their “bipartisanship” and commitment to keeping dark money out of their races, shockingly none of them have refused previous contributions from Schumer’s leadership PAC or this most recent influx of cash:
— Team Claire (@McCaskill4MO) July 25, 2018
— Joe Donnelly (@JoeforIndiana) July 6, 2017
NEWS: A dark money group is pouring money into Arizona’s Senate race to boost one of my opponents. Our campaign is fighting for everyday Arizonans and we’re counting on grassroots support to win. Can you chip in today to help us fight back? https://t.co/FhzOcWKGV3
— Kyrsten Sinema (@kyrstensinema) June 22, 2018
The hypocrisy is rampant as these candidates say one thing and do another.