Stories tagged: "election 2022"


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Sigal Chattah acepta $ 10,000 en donaciones de campaña de un contrabandista de armas acusado

En la década de 1990, Curtis Debord supuestamente contrabandeó $ 5 millones en armas y partes de armas a los EE. UU., según el gobierno federal. Investigadores en California también sospecharon que Debord pudo haber estado involucrado en un asesinato a sueldo en la década de los 80, aunque no fue acusado. Debord es ahora uno de los mayores donantes de la candidata republicana a fiscal general Sigal Chattah.

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Sigal Chattah Accepts $10,000 in Campaign Donations From Accused Gun Smuggler

In the 1990s, Curtis Debord allegedly smuggled $5 million worth of guns and weapon parts into the US, according to the federal government. Investigators in California also suspected Debord may have been involved in a murder-for-hire in the 1980s, though he wasn’t charged. Debord is now one of Republican attorney general candidate Sigal Chattah’s biggest donors.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis waves during a press conference, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022, in Miami. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
DeSantis Campaign and PAC Get Over $115,000 From Men With Alleged Mafia Ties

According to campaign finance records reviewed by Floricua, John Rosatti and John Staluppi, who were allegedly members of the Colombo crime family, have donated more than $115,000 to DeSantis’ campaign and the Friends of Ron DeSantis political action committee.

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Registering for Democracy: Why Your Vote Matters

September 20 is National Voter Registration Day. In an op-ed, Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez, the president and executive director of NextGen America, highlights the growing importance of young voters.