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Stories with subject: Political action committees
  • GOP candidates for governor raise more than $760K this year 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 6:54 pm

    SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Jonathan Johnson, his 2016 re-election challenger, have raised a combined $760,000 so far this year, according to state campaign finance reports filed Wednesday.

  • PACs pump $1.3M so far into Louisiana governor's race TV ads 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 12:09 pm

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Outside political groups have poured $1.3 million into TV advertising for the Louisiana governor's race, meaning the conversation about candidates is being at least partially shaped by a small number of donors with hefty bank accounts.

  • Political stakes high for McAuliffe in November elections 
    Updated: Sep-27-15 9:03 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's name won't be on the ballot in November's legislative elections in his state, but he'll have a lot riding on its outcome.

  • Commissioner dismisses complaint against Republican PAC 
    Updated: Sep-23-15 1:03 pm

    HELENA, Montana - Montana's commissioner of political practices has dismissed a claim that a Republican political action committee illegally coordinated with Attorney General Tim Fox during his 2012 campaign.

  • Snyder creates PAC to back 'problem-solving' candidates story has photos
    Updated: Sep-19-15 3:21 pm

    MACKINAC ISLAND, Michigan - Gov. Rick Snyder on Saturday announced the creation of a political action committee to financially support like-minded "problem-solving" candidates, with an initial focus on 2016 races in the Republican-controlled Michigan House.