RNC Funnels $500K to Ken Cuccinelli For Governor
Posted at 4:42 p.m. on Oct. 9, 2013
A federal account of a state party committee reported today it gave a $500,000 contribution to a candidate for governor the day after it received $500,000 from the Republican National Committee.
The federal account of the Republican Party of Virginia reported it had receipts of $804,154 and disbursements of $769,796 during September, leaving $188,947 cash on hand as of 9/30.
The committee received $271,200 from the Republican National Committee on 9/4, and transferred $100,000 to the Republican Party of Virginia Non-Federal Account. on 9/4. The committee received $500,000 from the Republican National Committee on 9/18 and gave $500,000 to Ken Cuccinelli for Governor Inc. on 9/19.
Ken Cuccinelli is the current Attorney General of Virginia. He is running as the Republican candidate for Governor against Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the November 5th election.