TITLE

FEC Data Show Big Jump in Spending by Super PACs and Outside Groups

AUTHOR(S)
Wang, Marian
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Pro Publica;11/ 9/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the findings of the report by the U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) concerning the political cash flow for the 2012 U.S. elections. The report reveals that parties have the same spending, while political action committees (PACs), individuals, and groups show more than quadruple of spending. It adds that more spending rise was seen from other groups and Super PACs, which was formed following court rulings that enable unlimited donations from corporation and union.
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