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The Conservative Circle Of Scam Goes Too Far For Allen West, But Not The FEC

Allen West's name was slapped onto scam PACs to raise funds he never saw in 2012. According to the FEC, that's just fine with them.
The Conservative Circle Of Scam Goes Too Far For Allen West, But Not The FEC

Via Breitbart Unmasked:

Hey kids! Looking for a nifty new way to scam people that is completely legal? Just raise money in the name of any prominent, well-liked member of Congress. According to the Federal Elections Commission, you do not even have to actually spend a single dime of that money on the candidate as long as you include the right disclaimers on your website.

Tim Edson, the treasurer of Allen West for Congress, alleged that the Republican Majority Campaign and three other political committees — the Coalition of Americans for Political Equality PACPatriot Super PAC and the Con...

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