Shame, shame

The Federal Election Commission fined a front group for unions this week, saying it ran illegal ads for Democrat John Kerry in the 2004 Presidential election.

A union group doing something illegal in an election?

This is news?

FEC Fines Group Allied With Democrats – WASHINGTON (AP) — A union-financed advocacy group that played a major role in the 2004 elections has agreed to pay a $580,000 fine after the Federal Election Commission concluded it illegally ran advertising against President Bush and in favor of Democrat John Kerry…. [Political news from The Associated Press]