GOP leaders respond to FBI raid on Mar-A-Lago with anger — and calls for donations — Forbes | Region & Cash

top line Several Republican leaders reacted with anger Monday after the FBI searched former President Donald Trump’s private residence in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, with many repeating Trump’s claims of a political “witch hunt” against him, despite reports of the search part of an investigation was into the former president’s misuse of classified White House documents. Former … Read more

Trump adviser who tried to overturn poll organizer’s NC fundraiser for US Senate nominee – Charlotte Observer | Region & Cash

US Senate candidate Ted Budd and former President Donald Trump share the stage during a rally in Selma on Saturday, April 9, 2022. Travis Lang tlong@newsobserver.com A woman who worked with former President Donald Trump to try to overturn the 2020 election results is now hosting a fundraiser for a US Senate candidate in North … Read more

Republicans blame inflation and Trump for decline in GOP’s online fundraiser – Washington Examiner | Region & Cash

Online donations from grassroots Republicans plummeted in the second quarter as skyrocketing inflation and former President Donald Trump’s aggressive digital fundraising crowded out money for GOP candidates and organizations. Conservative online fundraising platform WinRed processed fewer donations ($155.8 million) in April, May and June compared to the previous quarter ($169.8 million). The pressure was felt … Read more

The Jan. 6 hearing dominates top TV networks – with the exception of The Associated Press | Region & Cash

NEW YORK (AP) – America’s leading television networks showed a gripping report on Thursday’s prime time coverage of former President Donald Trump’s actions during the January 6, 2021 riots in the US Capitol – with one notable exception. The top-rated news channel, Fox News Channel, stuck with its own lineup of commentators. Sean Hannity denounced … Read more

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis plans fundraiser in Utah with GOP mega-donors, signaling potential presidential bid – CNBC | Region & Cash

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during the welcome segment of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida on February 26, 2021. Joe Skipper | Reuters Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is planning a private fundraiser in Utah later this month that is expected to attract some of the country’s wealthiest Republican donors as he … Read more