By Chris Casteel, Washington Bureau | Published: Thu, Apr 16, 2015
The freshman Republican’s campaign has been working with federal officials to “clarify” how it accounted for debts owed mostly to consultants. Meanwhile, Rep. Markwayne Mullin’s campaign makes last installment repayng the congressman’s personal loans.
By Chris Casteel, Washington Bureau | Updated: Tue, Feb 3, 2015
Steve Russell, the new Republican U.S. House member from Oklahoma City, had less than $2,500 in his campaign account and nearly $180,000 in debts at the end of December, according to new campaign finance report.
America's newest citizens are a small voting bloc nationwide, but big enough to make a difference in some swing states. In crucial swing states Florida and Nevada, the newest citizens represent 6 percent and 5.1 percent of potential voters.