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Chicago mayor shifting to pro-Obama super PAC
Associated Press ^ | Sept. 5, 2012 | JACK GILLUM

Posted on 09/05/2012 10:20:46 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (rahm ih-MAN'-yoo-uhl) is leaving President Barack Obama's campaign so he can raise cash for an independent "super" political action committee trying to help the president win a second term.

An Obama campaign aide confirmed Wednesday that Emanuel is making the switch to the Priorities USA Action super PAC.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: chicagoway; obama; rahmemanuel

1 posted on 09/05/2012 10:20:48 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
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To: Free ThinkerNY
As "they" say:

...money talks and bullshit walks...

2 posted on 09/05/2012 10:24:09 AM PDT by B.O. Plenty (Elections have consequences....)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Excellent.
I guess he’s solved all the murders, rapes and robberies in Chicago, then?


3 posted on 09/05/2012 10:25:45 AM PDT by SJSAMPLE
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To: Free ThinkerNY

And he’ll only be taking 1/3 of the incoming money as a commission, due to his friendship with Mr. and Mrs. Obama.


4 posted on 09/05/2012 10:26:29 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (You cannot invade the mainland United States. There would be a rifle behind every blade of grass.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Why do I smell fish ?? These criminals dug their hole -— now they are having a hard time standing in it — and it is filling fast with BS generated at the Freak Show Convention.


5 posted on 09/05/2012 10:27:45 AM PDT by EagleUSA
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To: EagleUSA

Wow, in between fighting crime and the teachers union, Rahmbo can travel the country raising money for Obama.

Guy is superman.


6 posted on 09/05/2012 10:31:24 AM PDT by EQAndyBuzz (ABO 2012)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

The expression of hitting up someone for a contribution takes on a whole new meaning where Emmanuel is concerned.


7 posted on 09/05/2012 10:33:48 AM PDT by ryderann
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To: Free ThinkerNY

So an important leader, who knows the strategies in Obama’s campaign now joins a Super Pac. Can you say “Coordination?”


8 posted on 09/05/2012 11:49:43 AM PDT by stocksthatgoup (Wealth = Net Worth Income = Net Work)
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