Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust -> An important complaint filed against the DNC and its Chair Tom Perez.

Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust -> An important complaint filed against the DNC and its Chair Tom Perez.

Fall brings changes to FACT, along with an important complaint filed against the DNC and its Chair Tom Perez.
Dear John,

This fall has brought changes at FACT. As was reported in the Politico Influence column, I, Kendra Arnold, have been promoted to Executive Director of FACT after Matthew Whitaker left to become Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s Chief of Staff. This transition took place twenty days ago and as you’ll see below, we haven’t missed a beat. I can assure you that one thing will not change: FACT will continue to fight hard for an ethical and transparent government. 

Read FACT’s Press release on our website here.
This week, FACT filed a complaint against the Democratic National Committee and it’s Chair, Tom Perez. After Perez was elected as DNC Chair, he used his campaign account to transfer funds to a few of his former opponents that had dropped out of the race to support Perez’s chairmanship candidacy. This type of transfer of funds is not allowed by the DNC or an agent working on its behalf, and FACT has asked the FEC to investigate and enforce the law. Allowing this behavior to go unpunished opens the door for a new level of corruption in party elections, namely offering campaign cash for support from former opponents. You can read FACT’s complaint here.

Fox News covered FACT’s complaint, and you can read the article here.

FACT’s complaint was also covered by Politico Morning ScoreTownhall, and the Washington Free Beacon.

Last week, I spoke with the Washington Free Beacon about the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Richard Cordray, and an interesting email he received in his official email account. You can read the article here.

My comments were also included in this Washington Examiner op-ed. 

FACT will continue to fight for all politicians to be held accountable and keep you updated as to the newest developments.

Thank you for your continued support of FACT.  If you have not yet liked our FACEBOOK page, do it now here.

Kendra Arnold
Executive Director
Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust
Washington, D.C. USA

PS:  If you would like to support our efforts promoting accountability, ethics, and transparency in government and civic arenas you can donate here.

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