QUEENS, NY — A watchdog group filed a Federal Election Commission complaint Monday accusing Long Island Rep. George Santos of illegally funneling money from "unknown persons" to his campaign, and deliberately concealing them as a personal $705,000 loan to his own campaign.
The Washington, D.C.-based watchdog group, Campaign Legal Center, named Santos, 34, under the Elmhurst address where his sister reportedly owes $40,000 in unpaid rent. It also names the Devolder Organization, Santos' mysterious firm.
The complaint names Nancy Marks, Santos' campaign treasurer, of Shirley, who served as treasurer of Lee Zeldin's campaign for New York governor last year in addition to Santos' congressional campaign. The complaint named Marks as both treasurer and "in her personal capacity."
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