DIEHL AND SUPER PAC CALL ON WARREN TO RETURN AFFLECK $$$
State Rep. Geoff Diehl and a Republican super PAC aligned with his campaign for U.S. Senate quickly called on Sen. Elizabeth Warren to return at least $10,400 donated to her campaigns by actor Ben Affleck after the Cambridge native apologized Wednesday to an actress that accused him of groping her on television.
Diehl used Twitter to call on Warren to "rid her campaign war chest" of money from Affleck shortly before the Deal Her Out super PAC blasted out a similar message via email. The Diehl campaign and the super PAC are not allowed to coordinate, but the PAC can take its cues from Diehl's public satements.
Already a subscriber? Login to continue reading...
Get the Rest of the Story!
State House News Service subscribers include media outlets, corporations, non-profits and law offices of every size. You may request a free 21-day trial of the News Service for your company by submitting the form below.
If you are already a subscriber and need access to SHNS, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-722-2439.
Note to political campaigns: We do not accept trial requests from campaigns from June 24 through Election Day. However, we would be happy to start a pre-paid subscription for your campaign (except for constitutional offices, congressional offices and statewide campaigns) at a deeply-discounted rate of $22/week, paid through the election. Simply email Virginia Cummings to set up this subscription; she'll send you further instructions.