Here come the crazed attack ads. More than seven months out from the first votes in the 2016 presidential primaries, America's Liberty, a super PAC backing Sen. Rand Paul's bid for the Republican nomination, has put out an online ad attacking Jeb "Bailout" Bush. Show More Summary
NYT: A “super PAC” that focuses on opposition research is planning to invest heavily in efforts to tie Republican candidates to the Koch brothers, oil tycoons whom Democrats have maligned in the last three national elections. The strategy by American … Continue reading ?
American Bridge 21st Century, a "super PAC" founded by David Brock, a Hillary Rodham Clinton ally, is planning to invest heavily in efforts to tie Republican candidates to the Koch brothers.
The story is about a criminal who wins the lottery, and the author has moved to America, land of the super PACs, so money is on his mind.
Politico: The primary Senate and House Republican super PACs are joining forces in a major campaign to get Big Business to open its checkbook to the party. The message isn’t subtle: the left is shelling out tens of millions of … Continue reading ?
The super PAC that started the effort to draft Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) into the presidential race is now getting behind Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), MSNBC reports. “Ready for Warren is launching a new initiative Friday called Ready to Fight [...]
In a move designed to turn around those "Rand Paul’s money problem" headlines, Matt Kibbe, president of the influential Tea Party group FreedomWorks, is leaving that organization to head up a Paul-supporting Super PAC called Concerned American Voters. Show More Summary
The Vatican is calling for action to combat global climate chance, but Republican presidential candidates are going their own way. The U.S. will put a woman on the $10 bill—but whom will it be? Jeb Bush’s super PAC looks to “choke ’em all.” Rand Paul releases a tax plan. Scott Walker takes another step toward…
“The super PAC supporting Jeb Bush, now walled off from the candidate because of campaign finance rules, hopes to ‘weaponize’ its fund-raising total for the first six months of the year,” the New York Times reports. “The comment from Mike [...]
The "super PAC" supporting Jeb Bush hopes to "weaponize" its fund-raising total for the first six months of the year, the group's top strategist told donors on a conference call.
Mike Murphy on the crashed Right to Rise super pac conference call: “So I can tell you, we are excited,” Murphy continued. “And, just keep doing what you’re doing. And I keep coming back to this pitch, because, like any … Continue reading ?
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With the 2016 presidential race underway, super PACs are hard at work raising unlimited amounts of funds in support of their preferred candidate so long as they do not directly work with that person's official campaign. Now one super...Show More Summary
It's all in the capitalization. A super PAC backing Republican presidential contender Carly Fiorina, Carly for America, has used crafty punctuation to settle a dispute with the Federal Election Commission.
A sneak peek at his fundraising haul
"Carly for America" became "CARLY for America Super PAC" because FED disallows such groups from explicitly naming candidates without authorization.
We've heard all about Jeb's super PAC shadiness. But far, it's Carly Fiorina who's bending FEC rules the most
The Fiorina super PAC was in violation of FEC rules and "fixed" the problem in the trolliest way ever
After some deliberation, the Carly for America super PAC changed its name. It’s no longer Carly for America. It’s now Conservative, Authentic, Responsive Leadership for You and for America – though it will be known by the acronym CARLY for America.
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