Office of Congressional Ethics Probing Michele Bachmann
Overview of this ControversyDate Originated:
March of 2013Categories: Michele Bachmann
& House Ethics CommitteeThe Office of Congressional Ethics is probing Michele Bachmann's presidential campaign for improper use of campaign funds during her failed 2012 bid for president. The investigation is focusing on alleged intentional campaign-finance violations, specifically improper transfer of funds and under-the-table payments involving Guy Short, the congresswoman's campaign’s national political director, and her Iowa campaign chairman, state Sen. Kent Sorenson. The investigators are primarily focusing on what Ms. Bachmann knew about these men's actions and when she knew it.Source: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/03/25/exclusive-congressional-ethics-probe-add...