Rand Paul had a former assistant Jesse Benton. He took an active part in organizing campaigns for Rand Paul. Benton did a commendable job as a staff member who took an active part in the campaigns. However, he has got himself in trouble.
Jesse has been accused of drawing in money from Russia. He did so in the elections of 2016. The Department of Justice in the USA charged him with these allegations. The law accuses him of bringing in a lot of money from Russia during the elections.
All these transactions are said to have been carried out illegally. The transactions are said to have been conducted with an Anonymous Russian individual. Let us light into the matter further and discuss it in detail.
Rand Paul Assistant In Trouble
According to the latest reports, the assistant of Rand Paul has been exposed. The Department Of Justice has found out some concrete evidence to support their claims. They stated that the account of Benton was given a sum of $100,000. This money was provided by an anonymous Russian in 2026 October.
The funds were used up at the campaign of Donald Trump. It was found out that the money was illegally used at the fundraising event in Philadelphia. The individual from Russia attended the event accompanied by Rand Paul’s old friend. They had a merry time and were also clicked with an eminent politician.
Rand Paul’s former assistant was put behind the bars for a couple of years. He was also fined an amount of $10,000. However, he got lucky initially as Trump let him go. He was forgiven by the former president. If found guilty, the former assistant of Rand Paul will be sentenced to twenty years of prison.