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2012: Reviewing the year of the super PAC

Dec 25, 2012
Super PACs spent big money on the 2012 election. But some of the biggest donors didn't exactly get a good rate of return. So, can we expect more big spending the next election cycle?

Bad day for billionaires

Nov 7, 2012
Conservative super donors fared poorly on Election Day

Last-minute outside spending favors Romney

Nov 6, 2012
Outside spending burst closes campaign

Obama slammed by attack ads in final weekend of campaign

Nov 5, 2012
Outside spending the weekend before Election Day tops $73 million

Bloomberg’s super PAC backs candidates in both parties

Nov 1, 2012
Super PAC founded by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spends nearly $5 million in California, Florida, and Illinois.

Super PACs aim to spook voters with Halloween ads

Oct 31, 2012
Negative ads with a Halloween twist hit the airwaves

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Tennessee congressman targeted in ads over alleged affair

Oct 30, 2012
Rep. Scott DesJarlais of Tennessee is the subject of a pro-Democrat super PAC ad.

Chevron-powered super PAC helps Ohio Congressman

Oct 29, 2012
An Ohio seat for U.S. House of Representatives is targeted by conservative super PAC that received $2.5 million from Chevron.