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election fraud

money back?

If the dnc does not contest the election should i get my donation back?
I contributed to the dnc and kerry's campaign. So if neither contest the election, should I ask for my money back? Was the DNC running a scam? Were they actually running a candidate or what? Is the DNC a fraud?
GELAC fund 30.Nov.2004 13:24

show me da money

If you contributed to the DNC, I quote PT Barnum..."there's a sucker born every minute".(sorry, just being a jerk). They can do whatever they want with that...you donated it, but if you contributed to the GELAC fund(like many I know did), then perhaps you could sue the kerry-edwards campaign for misappropriation of funds(or at least ask for your money back since they don't seem to need it)...perhaps a class action law suit is in order here. Thanks for bringing it up. If I find something, it's going to make a good story.

General election legal and accounting compliance fund (GELAC):

Contributing to the Kerry-Edwards 2004 General Election Legal and Accounting Compliance Fund (GELAC) provides important support for our campaign. The Federal Election Commission has just granted our request to raise funds now to cover recount expenses. Your contribution to Kerry-Edwards 2004 GELAC will provide the resources to make sure we are prepared to win the post election day battles.

In addition to recount costs, GELAC helps pay for legal and accounting expenses incurred by the campaign. By paying for these expenses with GELAC funds, the campaign is able to spend more of its limited public funds on critical campaign expenses such as media, candidate travel and direct contact with voters.

Contributions or gifts to Kerry-Edwards 2004 GELAC are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes. Federal law prohibits private contributions from being used in the general election campaign. To comply with federal law, we must use best efforts to obtain, maintain and submit the name, mailing address, occupation and name of employer for individuals whose contributions exceed $200 per election cycle.


Hey Dude! 30.Nov.2004 14:32


If you do (by some miracle) get your money back from one of the wings of our one party system, you should re-donate it to the Green party since they are fighting for your votes in the way that the Dems failed to.