Records from the Federal Election Commission show that Nelson's campaign received a total of $20,000 — $10,000 in the 2012 election cycle and $10,000 in the 2018 cycle. Just a few days after the initial allegations against Franken emerged, Nelson's campaign donated $10,000 to "5,000 Role Models of Excellence Project," a program that helps "at-risk boys" in Miami-Dade County through mentoring.
However, the campaign did not donate the other $10,000 from the 2012 cycle as of Saturday morning.
After this story's publication, Nelson and his campaign said it would donate all the money it had received from Franken's PAC during the past two cycles.
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