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To: neverdem

How does this differ from other political fundraisers?

Both parties’ various committees and most candidates offer small, intimate/exclusive affairs to lobbyists for donations up to the maximum amounts permitted. I suppose those don’t then lead to positive media coverage?


9 posted on 07/03/2009 6:53:42 PM PDT by EDINVA (A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul -- G. B. Shaw)
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To: EDINVA
REVISED DEAL: For $25,000 the Wash/Po will let you watch several construction workers manhandle Rahm Emanuel.


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10 posted on 07/04/2009 6:28:28 AM PDT by Liz (When people fear govt, we have tyranny; when govt fears the people, we have freedom.)
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