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The Primaries Project: Where's the Money Coming From?

October 1, 2014, Elaine Kamarck

The Campaign Finance Institute has recently completed an extensive study of the role of independent expenditures in primary elections. Michael Malbin, Founding Director of the Center and author of the upcoming report on this year’s primaries, shows us just how big these groups, often funded by billionaires, have gotten. In this post, Elaine Kamarck looks at how the spending in primaries has shifted from 2012 to 2014. 

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