Janet Nguyen has raised just $4,600 specifically for her Senate bid in the first half of the year, although she also transferred another $106,000 from her supervisorial campaign account, according to the O.C. Register. After expenses, that left her with $104,000 on hand as of June 30 – but she has another $347,000 in a 2020 supervisorial campaign account, most of which she can also transfer to the Senate campaign treasury.
But will any of this avail her if the ongoing FBI and FPPC investigations into Nguyen’s fundraising efforts results in criminal charges – that most likely would start with a raid of her office and perhaps her home as well? Continue reading