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Hedge fund managers spend it up for candidates

by Mitchell Hartman Mar 11, 2016
Ted Cruz and Hilary Clinton are the top recipients of hedge-fund campaign dollars.
Republican presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, who is one of the top recipients of hedge-fund campaign dollars.
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The steady flow of money feeding the presidential race

by Scott Tong Feb 2, 2016
A closer look at the super PACs behind it all.

When a candidate exits, what happens to the cash?

by Sally Herships Feb 2, 2016
An ex-candidate's super PAC is flush with donors' money, but no place to go.
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley tells a small gathering of supporters that he will suspend his presidential campaign February 1, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa. 
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Outside groups are moving onto political parties' turf

by David Gura Nov 3, 2014
Not just with advertising, but with organizing and messaging, too.

Some consultants see a payday in super PACs

by David Gura Oct 20, 2014
Consultants create super PACs to raise money and use that money to pay themselves.
Campaign Trail

Super PACs are here to stay

by Nancy Marshall-Genzer Nov 6, 2012
Outside political groups expected to focus their dollars on post-election issues.
Big Money 2012 with Frontline

A day in the life of a campaign tracker

by Marketplace Contributor Oct 30, 2012
A campaign tracker explains what it's like following and recording a political candidate.

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Big Money 2012 with Frontline

Citizens United and the rise of the campaign tracker

by Kai Ryssdal Oct 30, 2012
A look at the work of campaign trackers as they follow every step of political campaigns across the country.
Campaign Finance

Chevron-powered super PAC helps Ohio Congressman

by Rachael Marcus 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.
Big Money 2012 with Frontline

The 'Citizens United' decision, and why it matters

by Marketplace Contributor Oct 18, 2012
A primer on the Supreme Court case that changed the way money could be spent in elections.