As Clinton's chief fundraiser and as DNC chairman, at all relevant times McAuliffe was and is well-positioned to control, direct, and distribute campaign financing, contributions, favors, "walking around" money, political payoffs, or gratuities, to exert tremendous de facto influence over the Democrat Party and its elected and appointed Democrat officials at the state and federal levels, and to help donors, contributors, and others to procure special access to elected and appointed Democrat government officials and favorable treatment and favors through campaign contributions, favors, political payoffs, or gratuities.
McAuliffe knowingly and willingly joined himself, for his own personal profit, to the agreement, combination, and conspiracy among the Director and Officer Defendants to inflate and enhance artificially GCLs income and the market price of GCLs stock.
McAuliffe knowingly and willingly joined himself, for personal profit, to the agreement, combination, and conspiracy among the Director and Officer Defendants to secure the Contract by contributing or paying gratuities or outright bribes to government officials (including inter alia Clinton).
Political profiteering: McAuliffe turned a $100,000 initial investment in the company into $18 million in less than a year and a half - a nifty 18,000% profit. According to the New York Times, McAuliffe made millions more trading the stock and options after the company went public in 1998.
Mr. McAuliffe arranged for Mr. Winnick to play golf with President Clinton, and the Global Crossing founder contributed $1 million for the Clinton Presidential Library.
On information and belief, in exchange for a political payoff or gratuity that was ultimately worth approximately $18 million to him, McAuliffe knowingly arranged, participated in, aided and abetted, and substantially assisted Winnick's payment of a $1 million gratuity to Clinton in exchange for official actions, favorable treatment, and favors from Clinton, in violation inter alia of 18 U.S.C. §§ 201, 371, and 600.
McAuliffe is a direct participant, aider and abettor, and co-conspirator in the unlawful, unfair, and fraudulent acts, omissions, and schemes. (Source: Judicial Watch, May 6, 2002; "HOWARD B. THOMPSON, et. al. v. LI KA-SHING; GARY K. WINNICK, et. al.")