Cooking the Books

It seems that Christopher J. Ward, the top guy for keeping track of election-related money in GOP circles, has been stealing money from campaign committees he's supposed to be overseeing. Couldn't have happened to a nicer political party, I snark, but seriously it's a bit confusing to me. If you're a big player in Republican circles and you want to cash in, they way to do it is help some business group rob the public blind, and then have them pay you. Ask Billy Tauzin. This isn't rocket science.