Scam PAC Architects Play Fast and Loose with the Rules

More on the enigma who is Dan Backer

Dan Backer claims that a firewall separates his activities as a treasurer for various political campaigns and his work as the treasurer and founder of independent expenditure groups that support the same candidates he works for, but there’s no way to verify his claim. According to Federal Election Commission records, over the past two election cycles Backer has served as the treasurer of 4 different political campaigns in 4 different states while also leading at least 7 independent expenditure groups that either endorsed or gave money to the very campaigns he worked on.

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