Committee for American Sovereignty

The Committee for American Sovereignty is a Super PAC backing presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump. Former Ben Carson spokesman Doug Watts is the group’s executive director.[1] Former California state Sen. Tony Strickland, the group’s California chairman, was recently fined $40,000 for campaign finance violations.[2]

The group has announced that it plans to raise $20 million by July.[3]

[1]New ‘Super PAC’ backing Donald Trump pledges to raise $20 million.” Nick Corasaniti, The New York Times, 05/12/16

[2]Tony Strickland agrees to $40,000 ethics fine.” Taryn Luna, The Sacramento Bee, 05/19/16

[3]New ‘Super PAC’ backing Donald Trump pledges to raise $20 million.” Nick Corasaniti, The New York Times, 05/12/16