Alabama Ethics Commission member out over campaign donation claims

A member of the Alabama Ethics Commission has resigned after admitting he may have violated state law by making campaign contributions. Attorney Stan McDonald acknowledged his resignation in a text message to The Associated Press late Thursday, days after admitting to making political contributions. Alabama law prohibits commissioners from providing campaign contributions to candidates or […]

Paul Feiner wants to force clothing donation bins to say if they actually benefit needy —as he warns they’re often no help

Your donated thread may be shredded instead. That’s the warning from a Westchester County Democrat who is proposing legislation that would require clothing donation boxes to have signs stating exactly where the donations actually go. Clothes thrown away in trash cans around the city (usually outside shopping centres, places of worship, government buildings, etc.) don’t […]

Teams Make $10M Donation to Those Affected by MD Bridge Collapse

Two major sports teams have teamed up to help those affected by the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse in Baltimore, Maryland, on March 26th. MLB’s Orioles and NFL’s Ravens will donate $10 million to a fund to support “victim families, longshoremen, first responders and others” involved in the tragedy, ESPN reported. report Friday. In social […]

Former NYPD deputy charged for role in campaign donation scheme for Mayor Eric Adams

A former police officer who prosecutors said was the mastermind of a campaign donation scheme to support New York City Mayor Eric Adams’ 2021 presidential bid was sentenced Tuesday, authorities announced. . Dwayne Montgomery was ordered to perform 200 hours of community service and was prohibited from hosting a political fundraiser or soliciting donations on […]

Tories urged to return further £5m donation made by Frank Hester | Frank Hester

Rishi Sunak has reportedly donated a further £5m to the Conservative Party, as pressure mounts over donations from Frank Hester, whose comments about Diane Abbott have been condemned as racist and misogynistic. There is. With additional funding not rejected by the party or Downing Street, Mr Hester’s contributions to the Conservative Party coffers reached £15m […]

UK government refuses to return donation after alleged racist comments by donor

Britain’s Conservative government has decided not to return a $12.8 million donation it received from tech entrepreneur Frank Hester. Hester is accused of making racist comments about Congresswoman Diane Abbott during a 2019 company meeting. Chancellor Rishi Sunak branded Mr Hester’s comments racist after some MPs spoke out against them. Britain’s Conservative government announced on […]