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By Kent Cooper Posted at 2:36 p.m. on April 18, 2013
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) reported paying $230,314 during March for political travel costs on Air Force One and helicopters, along with other services. The Democratic National Committee-Travel Offset Account made 74 payments in March for these services. The account reported receipts of $279,042 in March, including $194,572 from Obama for America and $76,505 from Obama Victory Fund 2012. During February, the Travel Offset Account paid $384,661 to the White House Airlift Operations.
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Kent Cooper has been uncovering and counting political money since 1972, when new disclosure laws took effect. He was assistant staff director for the Federal Election Commission's disclosure office for 22 years.
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