Bloomberg Politics: Is New Hillary Clinton Super-PAC Pushing Legal Boundaries?


Correct the Record’s plans to coordinate with Clinton’s team amount, at the very least, to a “campaign finance law boundary-pushing” arrangement, said Paul S. Ryan, senior counsel at the Campaign Legal Center. As a super-PAC, the group “cannot make any contributions to a candidate directly or in kind,” he said.  ...Regardless of the legal precedents it cites for the coordination it plans with Clinton, Correct the Record will draw plenty of scrutiny. “We will be monitoring the activities of Correct the Record and the Clinton campaign very closely,” Ryan said, and CLC will file complaints not only with the Federal Elections Commission but with the Justice Department, if it believes that campaign laws have been violated.

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