National political reporter for the Washington Post, covering money and influence. I still believe in newspapers. matea.gold@washpost.com

Marco Rubio hopes there’s still enough money for his own 2016 campaign

washingtonpost.com — Sen. Marco Rubio doesn't have the huge numbers of Republican donors that have flocked to fellow Floridian Jeb Bush in anticipation of a presidential bid. But he will have Norman Braman, which could get him pretty far.

Jeb Bush asks donors not to give more than $1M - for now

modbee.com — The perceived need to put unusual limits in place for contributions, even if only for a few months, underscores the extraordinary role that elite financiers play in political fundraising.

Jeb Bush asks donors not to give more than $1M - for now

sacbee.com — The perceived need to put unusual limits in place for contributions, even if only for a few months, underscores the extraordinary role that elite financiers play in political fundraising.

Jeb Bush asks donors not to give more than $1M - for now

kansas.com — The perceived need to put unusual limits in place for contributions, even if only for a few months, underscores the extraordinary role that elite financiers play in political fundraising.

Jeb Bush asks donors not to give more than $1M - for now

miamiherald.com — The perceived need to put unusual limits in place for contributions, even if only for a few months, underscores the extraordinary role that elite financiers play in political fundraising.

Awash in cash, Bush asks donors to limit gifts to $1 million - for now

washingtonpost.com — An unusual request has gone out to wealthy donors writing large checks to support former Florida governor Jeb Bush: Please don't give more than $1 million right away. The requested limit, confirmed by multiple people familiar with the amount, may mark the first time that a presidential hopeful has sought to hold off supporters from contributing too much money.

Koch network offers clue of who it will back in 2016 GOP primary

washingtonpost.com — One of the major questions hanging over the 2016 presidential money primary has been whether the heavyweight political network backed by the industrialists Charles and David Koch and other conservative donors would pick favorites among the crowded field of GOP contenders.

Washington’s first official 2016 fundraiser, starring Lindsey Graham and Sheldon Adelson

washingtonpost.com — So what's the hottest ticket in town to watch Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's joint address to Congress Tuesday? If you're not a member of Congress who plans to be there in person, the place to be is the Capitol Hill Club, a GOP social club where Sen.

Jeb Bush and Scott Walker among crop of 2016 contenders to attend RNC donor retreat

Justice Department ramps up scrutiny of candidates and independent groups

washingtonpost.com — The Justice Department is stepping up scrutiny of the increasingly cozy ties between candidates and their outside allies, a move that could jolt the freewheeling campaign finance atmosphere ahead of the 2016 elections.
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Mar 05, 2015

Scoop from @CarolLeonnig @PostRoz: State Department reviewing whether Clinton e-mail violated security rules wpo.st/OoG70

Mar 05, 2015

Mega-donors such as Miami billionaire Norman Braman & Koch players could help @MarcoRubio overcome $ deficit. wpo.st/9SF70

Mar 05, 2015

RT @pkcapitol: Here's thing about Norman Braman: He wouldn't give Reggie White the big $$ & let him leave for Packers. Now, he might give R…

Mar 05, 2015

RT @postpolitics: Congressman hit with purse of Sheldon Adelson’s wife signs on to Adelson anti-online gaming bill wapo.st/1AMar92

Mar 05, 2015

Marco Rubio is winning over small group of wealthy donors who could be pivotal for him in 2016, @edatpost & I write: wpo.st/RaE70

Mar 05, 2015

RT @NewsmanSilva: See your one, raise you 10: @PhilipRucker: @marcorubio's up-to-$10 mln w/ Florida billionaire @edatpost & @mateagold http…

Mar 05, 2015

JUST POSTED: The Florida billionaire who may spend $10 mil to help Marco Rubio, who is not out of the money race wpo.st/gYE70

Mar 05, 2015

RT @mjbeckel: Hillary Clinton to speak at DC journalism gala "pro bono" and she won't take questions, reports @davelevinthal ow.ly/JWBXD

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