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    dolphin777, evdebs, seattlegirl

    Here's the quote from the Boston Herald: http://www.boston.com/...

    "An FEC representative tells us Clinton's debt to herself, even if she won't be paying it back, should be lumped in with the campaign's debts to others on the first page of the monthly filings, not just listed deeper within her disclosure forms -- that's how the other big self-funder in 2008, Mitt Romney, reported the $42 million he lent himself."

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    Actual, Hillary did the reverse of what is reported here.  She put it on the first page of her monthly filings, and not lumped in the back.  The report itself is not accurate.  It's up online take a look.

    •  So, when the (3+ / 0-)
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      dolphin777, galaxy33, seattlegirl

      press reported the wrong figure for debt...was that not good for her?

      These filings are gone over very carefully, and it sounds much better to have the press report 10 million rather than 15 million..

      It is not the end of the world but if you think the Clinton camp was not trying to get the press to report the lower debt number..I think you are wrong..but who knows?

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