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On monday morning, sunlight reporting group managing editor kathy kiely was a guest on c-span's washington journal her conversation with host john mcardle, and subsequent viewer questions, offers a great primer on the impact of money in politics this election year from mega donors and super pacs. Those claiming the settlement with stormy daniels was a campaign-related expense and violation of campaign finance law don't have much of a leg to stand on. Trump appears to blames sessions for campaign finance charges against cohen back to article discussion: trump appears to blames sessions for campaign finance charges against cohen tpm article topics.
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