Federal Election Commission

For the second time in four days, the feds ask sharp questions about mayor’s unorthodox sharing of campaign money among multiple committees.
The hotel plan, which dates to 2017, was approved days after Michael Cheng and associates brought in big bucks for de Blasio’s PAC, records show.
The mayor’s federal and state political action committees have spent nearly $1.2 million — but only $200,000 went to other candidates or committees.
The video was paid for by a state PAC the mayor used for fundraising and spending before his presidential run — an approach that’s raised questions.
The mayor’s team set up the committee to help Democrats win election in New York. But it helped in the run-up to his campaign, records show.
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