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RNC Files Lawsuit to Raise Unlimited Cash
ABC News ^ | May 23, 2014 | By PHILIP ELLIOTT, AP

Posted on 05/23/2014 3:30:56 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer

The Republican National Committee on Friday sued the Federal Election Commission for the ability to raise unlimited cash from individual donors.

"The patchwork of limits on political speech undermines the First Amendment and puts high transparency, full-disclosure groups like the RNC on an unequal footing with other political entities," RNC Chairman Reince Priebus said in a statement. "We are asking that political parties be treated equally under the law."

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: election2014

1 posted on 05/23/2014 3:30:56 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

This would be a good move for the GOP to gain a fundraising advantage over the Democrats.


2 posted on 05/23/2014 3:40:14 PM PDT by Oliviaforever
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To: Oliviaforever

Great if the RNC can get increased funding, with a US middle class less and less able to fund the party in representation of its own interests.

The newly announced on May 12, 2014 USMCO, the new Muslim Brotherhood political party in the US, the US Muslim Council of Orgainsations with strict membership criteria will look with interest in the “unlimited” aspect of the RNC suit. It would like to enjoy unlimited international funding for sure.

Here is a link defining the new political party:

http://www.centerforsecuritypolicy.org/2014/05/19/genesis-of-the-us-council-of-muslim-organizations-muslim-brotherhood-political-party/


3 posted on 05/23/2014 5:01:42 PM PDT by givemELL (Does Taiwan eet the Criteria to Qualify as an "Overseas Territory of the United States"? by Richar)
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