Watchdog group calls on FEC to investigate donations to Trump and others by relatives and associates of Louis DeJoy
The filing by the nonprofit Campaign Legal Center is the third complaint seeking a state or federal investigation since The Washington Post this month reported allegations that DeJoy and his aides urged employees at New Breed Logistics, his former North Carolina-based company, to write checks and attend fundraisers on behalf of Republican candidates. The Campaign Legal Center said an analysis it conducted of more recent contributions shows that a portion of the employees who gave in clusters at New Breed continued to do so after the company was acquired by Connecticut-based XPO Logistics in 2014. Brendan M. Fischer, an attorney who co-wrote the complaint, said that the recent donations “are very much within the statute of limitations.”
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