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9 hrs ago | The Spectrum

Candidates financials come to light

Candidates financials come to light An overview of financials of District 4 candidates.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Mesquite, NV, Bunkerville, NV

14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

FEC tells congressional candidate to go ahead with reality TV show, but he cana t get paid

If you can't win a seat in Congress, why not parlay your failed political dreams into reality TV stardom? , and his campaign manager, Joseph Shippee, would be featured campaigning in a district "considered unwinnable," Shippee wrote in a letter to the Federal Election Commission in early June.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, US Politics, US News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bloomberg

Steyer Cuts $2 Million for Climate, Mercer Aids Tea Party

Billionaire investor Tom Steyer gave $2 million last month to his super-political action committee, which is trying to raise climate change as an election issue in the November elections.

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Related Topix: Startups, Cuts, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Financial Services, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama

NJ.com

Booker leads GOP challenger by $3.5 million, report says

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has a $3.5 million fundraising advantage over his Republican challenger heading into the November election for a full six-year Senate term, according to a published report.

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Related Topix: Cory Booker, Financial Services, Asbury Park, NJ, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Frank Lautenberg

Switched

Democratic National Committee Raised Almost $9 Million In June

MARCH 25: U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz speaks while flanked by colleagues on Capitol Hill about the Sebelius v.

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, 9, Capitol Hill (Denver, CO), US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, Financial Services

North King County

Things beginning to heat up in election races, issues | Cornfield

DelBene raised $457,939 in the months of April, May and June, and reported $1.1 million in cash on hand at the start of July, according to reports filed Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Medina, WA, Microsoft, Startups, Redmond, WA, Opinion

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Advocate

Washington Watch: Landrieu, Cassidy compare campaign finances

Tuesday was a red-letter day for the political number crunchers: The deadline for U.S. House and Senate candidates to file their campaign finance reports with the Federal Election Commission for the April-June reporting period, when campaigns for the fall elections are gaining momentum.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

St. Cloud Times

Political Quarry Blog: Bachmann raising, paying, sitting on...

Political Quarry Blog: Bachmann raising, paying, sitting on funds Bachmann's campaign committees continue to spend and raise donor dollars Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/19/political-quarry-blog-bachmann-raising-paying-sitting-funds/12898395/ U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann will leave Congress within ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Financial Services, Stillwater, MN

Fri Jul 18, 2014

USA Today

Exclusive: Donations drop in June for Rove-linked group

Exclusive: Donations drop in June for Rove-linked group The leading Republican super PAC drew $112,575 in contributions in June.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

FEC wants a word with Krause's accountant over reports

John Krause, a Republican candidate for Congress in Florida's first district, claims to have raised about $20,000 in his bid to unseat incumbent Jeff Miller.

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Related Topix: Florida, Financial Services

WTVC

Campaign Finance Complaint Filed Against Weston Wamp

By David Morton, Nooga.com A Signal Mountain resident lodged a complaint with the Federal Election Commission against Weston Wamp, who is running for the Republican nomination in Tennessee's 3rd Congressional District.

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Related Topix: Signal Mountain, TN, Financial Services

MLive.com

Brian Ellis contributes another $400K loan to support primary campaign; Amash raises $272K

In an effort to unseat U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, local businessman Brian Ellis committed an additional $400,000 loan toward his campaign, recent finance filings show.

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The Day

Courtney jumps to $1 million fundraising advantage in 2nd District campaign

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, has outstripped his Republican challenger in fundraising by more than $1 million, according to paperwork filed by each candidate with the Federal Election Commission.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Joe Courtney, Democrat, Financial Services, Westbrook, CT

Philly.com

Union PAC spends big for Boyle

A SHADOWY political-action committee, funded entirely by local building-trade unions, spent $354,032 in the two weeks before the May 20 Democratic primary election to help state Rep. Brendan Boyle win his party's nomination for the 13th District seat in the U.S. House.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Financial Services, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), Montgomery County, PA, Abington, PA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: The recycled coincidence

Hanging out with Lois Lerner can be bad for your hard drive's health. Mrs. Lerner, at the center of an Internal Revenue Service political scandal that sounds ever more jaily, lost her emails in a fortuitous electro-mechanical failure.

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Related Topix: Tax, Financial Services, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Opinion

Tri-cityherald.com

Cicotte donors as of March 31, 2014

That includes a $75,000 loan and $10,215 in contributions from himself. $2,600 - Richland attorney Chad Mitchell, Pay Plus CEO John Heaton of Kennewick, California homemaker Diana Hodson, Melissa Neal of Kennewick.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Richland, WA, Kennewick, WA

The Daily News

Senate Candidate Gives Loan to Prominent Supporter

The campaign of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr has loaned $200,000 to the company of a prominent supporter in an unusual arrangement that has drawn the attention of the Federal Election Commission.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Tennessee

MLive.com

Congressional incumbent Tim Walberg far outraises challenger Douglas...

One primary Congressional candidate has brought in a little more than $1 million, while the other has raised less than $5,000.

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HeraldNet

DelBene leads the pack with campaign fund raising

DelBene raised $457,939 in the months of April, May and June and reported $1.1 million in cash on hand at the start of July, according to reports filed Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission .

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Medina, WA, Microsoft, Startups, Redmond, WA

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

After expensive primary, Stefanik trails Woolf badly in cash on hand in NY21

Candidates for New York's 21st Congressional District have filed their second-quarter reports with the Federal Election Commission, revealing a wide disparity in operating cash as Republican Elise M. Stefanik emerges from a tough but decisive primary win to face Democrat Aaron G. Woolf and Green Party candidate Matthew J. Funiciello in the general ... (more)

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