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ActBlue Receipts Jump In March

A Democratic fundraising committee had a big jump in receipts during March, enabling it to funnel almost $17 million to candidates and committees.  

ActBlue , a fundraising operation that primarily receives earmarked contributions for specific candidates, reported  receipts of $15,451,490 and disbursements of $17,030,874 during March, leaving $8,591,996 cash on hand. March was the biggest fundraising period since the 2012 pre-election period. During February 2014, the committee had receipts of $8.6 million.  

Scott Brown Uses PAC to Highlight Key Issue

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A former U.S. Senator has chosen to highlight an issue that may be a central point of a possible campaign to return to Congress, this time from another state.

Former Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown, has changed the name of his political action committee to Fiscal Responsibility PAC. In 2013, the PAC was known as The People's Seat. It was formed from the left over account of the Scott Brown for U.S. Senate Committee Inc.