A pro-Trump super PAC made illegal contributions to the president's reelection campaign, a watchdog group says
The Campaign Legal Center accused Our American Century of spending up to $251,000 to redistribute an existing Trump campaign video while failing to reveal the super PAC — not the Trump campaign — bankrolled the ad blitz. "This is an incredibly straightforward violation of the law," said Brendan Fischer, the Campaign Legal Center's director of federal reform who filed the complaint with the Federal Election Commission. "It's also a law the FEC has a history of enforcing." The Campaign Legal Center filed its civil complaint with the Federal Election Commission, which this week regained its powers to enforce and regulate campaign money laws after lacking enough commissioners to do so for 14 of the past 15 months.
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