Dem Rep Paid Sister’s Law Firm $80,000 From Campaign Funds This Year
Dem Rep Paid Sister’s Law Firm $80,000 from Campaign Funds this Year
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BY: Joe Schoffstall Follow @JoeSchoffstallJuly 16, 2017 5:00 am
Democratic Rep. William Lacy Clay (Mo.) has paid a law firm owned by his sister more than $80,000 from his campaign funds so far this year, newly released campaign finance records show.
Clay Jr. For Congress released their second quarter figures late Friday, which shed light on the campaign’s financials spanning from April 1 to June 30.
The records show that Clay has continued to disburse tens of thousands to the Law Office of Michelle C. Clay LLC, a Silver-Spring, Md.-based firm that is owned by his sister. The firm …