Kid Rock is firing back against claims in that he violated marketing crusade finance law.
On Fri., Sept. 1, nonprofit organization Frequent Cause filed a grievance against the rocker, claiming in that he is been campaigning for Senate all through the summer time with out registering with the FEC.
â€œI am beginning to see reports from the misinformed press & the pretend news source on how I’m in violation of breaking marketing crusade law,â€� Rock, whose real name is Robert James Richie, stated in a press release to TheWrap on Fri., Sept. 1. â€œNo. 1: I’ve nonetheless not officially formally announced my candidacy. No. 2: See #1 & go f–k yourselves.â€�
As previously reported, the singer 1st teased a Michigan Senate run in Jul., when he confirmed the validity of a brand new political-based web site providing merchandise together with a hat, t shirt, yard sign & stickers in support of his marketing campaign.
“I’ve had a ton of emails & texts asking me if this web site is realâ€¦â€� the Michigan native wrote on Jul. 12. “The reply is an absolute YES.â€�
Shortly after, Rock opened up once more concerning the decision in a prolonged post on his web site, saying he was considerably “exploring” the thought. He wrote on Jul. 26: â€œI was beyond overwhelmed with the response I received from community leaders, D.C. pundits & blue-collar folks which are just merely tired of the acute left & right bullsh-t.”
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