Ice Cream, An Aquarium, And AMEX: How Kinde Durkee Spent Her Clients’ Campaign Funds | Talking Points Memo

Federal prosecutors said in a 17-page filing this week that California campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee‘s illegal use of her client’s campaign funds affected 50 victims and caused a loss of over $7 million. The “information” filing typically means that a defendant has reached a plea deal, and Durkee has a hearing scheduled on Friday.

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