super PAC


GOP pounces on Obama comment

Jul 26, 2012
Republicans run with out-of-context "you didn't build that" Obama comment
Posted In: 2012 election, election spending, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, super PAC

Texas Senate race gets uglier

Jul 24, 2012
Super PAC runs ad linking tea party favorite Cruz to criminal
Posted In: 2012 campaign, 2012 election, super PAC, campaign finance, Senate, texas

American Crossroads’ $8 million buy

Jul 23, 2012
Super PAC's ad buy is one of the largest of the election so far
Posted In: super PAC, Karl Rove, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, 2012 election, campaign finance

A Soros PAC to end all super PACs

Jul 13, 2012
Financier George Soros’s son starts a super PAC to support candidates who want tougher campaign finance rules. How ironic.
Posted In: super PAC

Billionaires top list of donors to super PACs

Apr 25, 2012
Find out who tops the list of top contributors to so-called super PACs through the end of March.
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election

GOP-friendly super PACs can now focus money on Obama

Apr 11, 2012
Rick Santorum's exit from the GOP primary race means the super PAC money that kept his presidential bid alive will now likely be spent on anti-Obama attack ads.
Posted In: super PAC, Rick Santorum, 2012 election, Mitt Romney

Bankers jump on Super PAC bandwagon

Apr 5, 2012
Friends of Traditional Banking wants to target a few close Congressional elections rather than spreading their money around to a lot of politicians hoping they'll vote in their interests.
Posted In: super PAC, Bankers

Campaign fundraising, pre- and post-primaries

Apr 3, 2012
How history has led to how recent electoral caucuses are run, and the waning influence of the super PACs in the coming general elections.
Posted In: 2012 election, super PAC, campaign contribution

Super PACs = Long primaries + big $ for local media

Mar 6, 2012
The extended, expensive GOP primary race could help state primaries that never mattered before, in big media markets like California and New York.
Posted In: super PAC

VIDEO: Super PAC Mad Libs

Mar 6, 2012
Political cartoonist Mark Fiore lampoons the rise of the Super PAC in this short video animation
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