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Decision 2012 / Obama / Super PACs #1016718

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 07, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Chuck Todd) The change in position by President Obama's campaign on donations from super PACs examined; campaign ads shown; details given about the spending in the Republican primaries. [In October 2010, OBAMA – criticizes PACs.] [Obama deputy campaign manager Stephanie CUTTER†- says we’re going to level the playing field.] [In interview, OBAMA – says it is hard to get your message out without some resources.] [“Washington Post” Chris CILLIZZA†- notes the impact on House and Senate races.] [Democracy 21 president Fred WERTHEIMER†- predicts we will have a national scandal and opportunities for reforms.]

Williams, Brian;
Todd, Chuck

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