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The summer of super PAC money

Sep 21, 2012
Democratic super PACs gained ground against GOP counterparts and raised big bucks in August
Posted In: Election 2012, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, super PACs

Income level way down the list of presidential predictors

Sep 20, 2012
Frank Newport of Gallup drops by to school us on just what factors truly effect how we vote for the president. Spoiler alert: gaffes like Romney's "47 percent" aren't one of them.
Posted In: 2012 elections, Mitt Romney, 47 percent

Ad hits Obama on child soldiers

Sep 20, 2012
Conservative nonprofit Let Freedom Ring attacks Obama for providing military aid to countries that use child soldiers.
Posted In: 2012 election, Barack Obama, foreign aid, super PAC

Crossroads GPS charges into House race

Sep 19, 2012
Crossroads GPS and American Crossroads begin $10 million ad campaign that makes them active at all levels of the national election
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, Karl Rove, Barack Obama

From good job to newly homeless

Sep 19, 2012
A woman living in Loudon County, Va., rides an economic roller coaster.
Posted In: Loudon County, Virginia

The 47% who don't pay federal income tax include middle class, poor, retirees

Sep 18, 2012
Mitt Romney wasn't wrong when he said almost half of Americans don't pay federal income taxes. Some of those people are retired, some are poor. Another big reason why some don't pay? Tax cuts.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, Taxes, 47 percent

House Dems hit by super PAC/nonprofit team

Sep 18, 2012
American Action Network and Congressional Leadership Fund launch ads in four states with more to come
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, election spending

The numbers behind Mitt Romney's 47% comment

Sep 18, 2012
Mitt Romney is standing by his words from a private fundraiser that were caught on videotape. In the video, Romney says 47 percent of the country pay no income tax and are therefore predisposed to vote for President Obama.
Posted In: Taxes, Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney criticized over comments about taxes

Sep 18, 2012
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says 47 percent of Americans pay no net income tax -- ergo, they are predisposed to vote for President Obama. We break down the numbers.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, 47 percent, Taxes

FreedomWorks for America releases deluge of ads

Sep 17, 2012
Ads target Florida, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana and Virginia
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, Senate

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