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Members of MoveOn.org pass their demands on to a Romney volunteer on July 13, 2012 at Mitt Romney's campaign office in Arlington, Virginia, calling for the Republican Presidential hopeful to release more of his tax returns.

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Members of MoveOn.org pass their demands on to a Romney volunteer on July 13, 2012 at Mitt Romney's campaign office in Arlington, Virginia, calling for the Republican Presidential hopeful to release more of his tax returns.

Democratic Super-PACs Trying to Close Gap with Republicans

Four Democratic super-political action committees announced Friday that they had raised more than $25 million during the last three months. Their fundraising figures show they have a long way to go to catch up with similar Republican groups. Just one...

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A President Barack Obama supporter in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A President Barack Obama supporter in Des Moines, Iowa.

Bloomberg by the Numbers: $240 M

That’s how much super-political action committees have raised thus far in the 2012 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan group in Washington that tracks political giving. Super-PACs grew out of a series of regulatory and...

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A Mitt Romney supporter during a campaign event at Scamman Farm on June 15, 2012 in Stratham, New Hampshire.

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A Mitt Romney supporter during a campaign event at Scamman Farm on June 15, 2012 in Stratham, New Hampshire.

Super-PAC’s Ohio P.O. Box Donors Traced to Auto Supplier CEO

Two contributions for $333,333 and one for $333,334. All dated May 22. From three companies listing the same Dayton, Ohio, post-office box. That’ll catch the eye. Together, the checks amounted to the largest contribution last month to Restore Our Future,...

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, wearing Ann Hand earrings and necklace, her mother Dorothy Rodham and Chelsea Clinton during the wedding of Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky.

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, wearing Ann Hand earrings and necklace, her mother Dorothy Rodham and Chelsea Clinton during the wedding of Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky.

Pro-Romney Super-PAC Jewelry Shopping: $26,000 to the `Queen’

One way to spot a Mitt Romney supporter: look for the bling. Restore Our Future, a super-PAC backing Romney’s presidential bid, has paid a prominent Washington jeweler almost $26,000 for “donor gifts” and “donor collateral” since November, Federal Election Commission...

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Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich ads.

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Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich ads.

King of Negative Ads Goes Positive in Latest Buy

Restore Our Future, a super-PAC supporting Mitt Romney, was a killing machine during the Republican presidential primary contests, blasting opponents Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich with more than $35 million worth of negative ads. But has the super-PAC since embraced its...

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Mitt and Ann Romney with their family in Bedford, N.H.

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Mitt and Ann Romney with their family in Bedford, N.H.

Romney Super-PAC Revives Rosengate for Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day, from Restore Our Future. The super-PAC supporting presumed Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said it has a new television ad on the air today that includes comments Obama supporters Hilary Rosen and Bill Maher made last month...

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Leslie Bibb, right, and Annie Potts in ABC's "Good Christian Belles."

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Leslie Bibb, right, and Annie Potts in ABC's "Good Christian Belles."

“Good Christian” Politics

As Newt Gingrich condemned a new ABC television series for being “anti-Christian,” supporters of two other Republican presidential candidates paid thousands of dollars to run ads during it. Restore Our Future, a super-PAC backing Mitt Romney, and the pro-Rick Santorum Red, White...

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