Barack Obama’s reelection campaign was financed with dirty money, federal prosecutors believe, and they have a suspect.
On Friday, the Justice Department charged Fugees rapper Pras Michel with breaking campaign finance law.
Authorities believe Michel funneled $865,000 through a network of straw donors while failing to disclose its foreign origin.
To make matters worse, the money may have originated with a Malaysian fugitive wanted for fraudulently taking money from the 1Malaysia Development Berhad fund to influence government officials.
The fugitive, Jho Low, is currently sought by both Malaysian and U.S. authorities.
It remains to be seen whether the mainstream media will decry foreign influence of a presidential election when the beneficiary is a Democrat
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