the total value of the gifts, vacations and loans former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was convicted of receiving in exchange for political favors
of TV ads in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race aired by a single pro-Mitch McConnell “dark money” group run by a former McConnell aide
percent of 501(c)(4) “social welfare” group applications denied, in 1981, by the Internal Revenue Service
percent of 501(c)(4) “social welfare” group applications denied, in 2013, by the Internal Revenue Service: 0.22
increase in donations from the financial industry this cycle versus 2012 for Sen.-elect and Banking Caucus member Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.