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By Kent Cooper Posted at 11:01 a.m. on June 24, 2013
A Republican Section 527 organization reported Friday night that it had raised more than $2 million in May, primarily from corporations and trade associations.
The Republican State Leadership Committee reported it raised $2,008,035 and spent $822,289 during May. The major contributors were: Devon Energy Corporation (Okla.) $400,000; WellPoint Inc. (Ohio) $150,000; Exxon Mobil Corporation (Texas) $150,000; Lorillard Tobacco Company (N.C.) $100,000; Southern Company Services Inc. (Ga.) $60,000; Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check LLP (Pa.) $50,000; ACLI Political Activity Fund (D.C.) $50,000; and United Services Automobile Association (Va.) $50,000; among others.
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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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