Nevada’s Democratic Party is accused of illegally funneling millions of dollars to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Friday.
Attorney Dan Backer, who represents the Committee to Defend the President, accused the state’s Democrats of accepting more than $1.7 million from the Hillary Victory Fund between December 2015 and November 2016.
The party, however, only reported and transferred $146,200 to the Democratic National Committee (DNC), according to records that Backer provided to the newspaper.
The Committee to Defend the President, previously known as Stop Hillary PAC, is a political action committee that backs President Trump. The group filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) in December, alleging Clinton’s campaign and the DNC illegally exchanged money with state parties through the Hillary Victory Fund.
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