From the LVRJ: Republicans are hitting Democratic U.S. Rep. Shelley Berkley with new allegations of misconduct.
County Republican Party Chairman David Buell told The Associated Press
he filed a federal election law complaint Friday against Berkley and
the Nevada Democratic Party for coordinating on her U.S. Senate
Berkley is running against four little-known Democrats
in the June 12 primary, but Nevada Democrats have been helping her
campaign for months because she is the presumptive nominee.
said federal campaign law only allows state political parties to
coordinate with their official nominee. He points to two campaign
mailers promoting Berkley's work with veterans and paid for by the
Nevada Democratic Party as a sign that the Democrats are not following
This isn't the biggest election law being violated, if it is a violation to begin with. It probably is more of a way to get under Berkley's skin more than anything else.
But if it is a violation of election laws, it shows once again that rules mean little to Democrats when it comes to elections.