Morales lied about the scheme but @MiamiHerald had the receipts, exposed him as a fraud & he lost the election. He was accused "of accepting prohibited gifts, violating campaign finance laws by accepting contributions from corporate entities & prohibited contributions by a PAC. "
An appeals court has upheld a record-setting $18 million penalty imposed on a national grocery-industry group for violating Washington campaign-finance laws during a 2013 fight against a food-labeling initiative.
Twitter will pay Washington State $100,000 for violating the state’s campaign finance laws by failing to maintain public records about political ads that ran on its social media platform.
"It appears Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her associates ran an off-the-books operation to the tune of hundreds of thousands of dollars, thus violating the foundation of all campaign finance laws"
Analysis: It just got far harder to reject the idea that Trump is violating campaign finance laws
While President Trump can't be charged with lying to the American people, his false statements about hush money payments can be used as evidence that the President knew he was violating campaign finance laws. False statements are often powerful proof of a consciousness of guilt.
Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty to violating campaign finance laws, says he did so at direction of "the candidate" for "purpose of influencing election"
Trump's ex-attorney Michael Cohen pleads guilty to violating campaign finance laws, saying he acted "in coordination and at the direction" of a federal candidate