Democracy Alliance Pumps Up Obama Super PAC

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Members of the secretive, liberal network of dark money donors known as the Democracy Alliance gave Obama’s Super PAC, Priorities USA, a major cash injection in the first half of October. According to the group’s pre-general FEC report, George Soros contributed $1 million, Chris Findlater gave $30,000, and Vin Ryan donated $100,000.

Obama’s Anti-Israel Bundler

J Street-allied bundler has raised more than $500k for president
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A top bundler for President Barack Obama has intimate connections to the controversial liberal advocacy group J Street as well as the secretive liberal donor network known as the Democracy Alliance.

Democracy Alliance Loves Pro-Obama Super PAC

PAC behind infamous cancer ad draws support from secretive, Soros-backed group, records show
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President Barack Obama’s Super PAC had its biggest cash haul yet thanks in part to members of the secretive Democracy Alliance.

DNC Literally in Hock to SEIU

DNC owes millions to union-owned bank, records show
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The Democratic National Committee (DNC) owes at least $8 million to a bank owned by one of the largest unions in the country, according to the committee’s most recent financial report.

House Boy Blues

Report: Husband of Democratic donor accused of sexually harassing domestic worker
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A former domestic worker for a major Democratic donor and socialite has accused her husband of sexual harassment.

Sins of Omission

ProPublica ‘exposé’ failed to disclose own donors’ lack of disclosure
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A recent ProPublica investigation into political nonprofits failed to disclose that one of the organization’s donors is a significant player in the world of “dark money” advocacy, while other contributors maintain deep ties to 501(c)4 groups supporting President Obama’s reelection campaign.

The Biggest Myth of 2012

Column: It’s the idea that liberal donors don’t ask for anything in return
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I don’t know whether President Obama or Mitt Romney will win on November 6, but I do know what the MSNBC talking heads will say in the event that Obama loses.