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Hmmm?   If only there were someone who "Tracks PACS" ...  


Free the Files -- ProPublica

If TV Stations Won’t Post Their Data on Political Ads, We Will

by Daniel Victor, ProPublica -- March 20, 2012

[...] the files could be a window into what may be otherwise undisclosed spending by “dark money” nonprofit groups that are playing an increasing role in the elections.
[...]

As our PAC Track interactive chart shows, Restore Our Future has spent more than twice as much as any other PAC so far — nearly $37 million.
[...]




And who's the backers of the PAC, that beats them all by far?
Restore Our Future Contributors -- Restore Our Future summary -- [from opensecrets.org]

Individual donors gave 711 large ($200+) contributions to this PAC in 2011-2012.

PERRY, BOB
HOUSTON, TX 77234    PERRY HOMES     02/15/12    $3,000,000

HURON CARBON LLC
WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401        03/05/12    $1,000,000

MERCER, ROBERT
EAST SETAUKET, NY 11733    RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES CORP.  07/28/11    $1,000,000

ROBERTSON, JULIAN
LOCUST VALLEY, NY 11560    TIGER MANAGEMENT, LLC     11/22/11    $1,000,000

SINGER, PAUL
NEW YORK, NY 10019    ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT CORP.      10/17/11    $1,000,000

KLEINHEINZ, JOHN
FORT WORTH, TX 76102    SELF     04/09/12    $1,000,000

CONARD, EDWARD
NEW YORK, NY 10028    SELF-EMPLOYED     04/28/11    $1,000,000

ELI PUBLISHING INC
PROVO, UT 84601        03/31/11    $1,000,000

F8 LLC
PROVO, UT 84601        03/31/11    $1,000,000

PAULSON, JOHN
NEW YORK, NY 10020    PAULSON AND CO., INC.     01/28/11    $1,000,000

HAMM, HAROLD
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73120    CONTINENTAL RESOURCES, INC.     04/03/12    $985,000

GRIFFIN, KENNETH
CHICAGO, IL 60603    CITADEL LLC     03/26/12    $850,000

SHUMWAY, CHRIS W
GREENWICH, CT 06830    SHUMWAY CAPITAL INVESTMENTS      12/30/11    $750,000

PERRY, BOB
HOUSTON, TX 77234    PERRY HOMES     04/05/12    $750,000

DAVIS, JAMES S
BOSTON, MA 02135    NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOES,INC     06/15/11    $500,000

EDGERLY, PAUL
BROOKLINE, MA 02445    BAIN CAPITAL     05/19/11    $500,000

EDGERLY, SANDRA
BROOKLINE, MA 02445    N/A     05/19/11    $500,000

BACON, LOUIS MOORE
NEW YORK, NY 10020    MOORE CAPITAL GROUP, LP     02/10/11    $500,000

WEBSTER, STEVEN
HOUSTON, TX 77002    AVISTA CAPITAL/PRIVATE EQUITY     11/29/11    $500,000

PERRY, BOB
HOUSTON, TX 77234    PERRY HOMES     12/07/11    $500,000

[... and many more ...]

2012 PAC Summary Data -- Restore Our Future summary -- [from opensecrets.org]

Total Receipts             $61,472,660
Total Spent                $53,071,903
Begin Cash on Hand     $0
End Cash on Hand       $8,400,757
Debts                       $0
Independent Expenditures     $53,878,101
Date of last report       May 31, 2012




And who's the planners of the PAC, that co-ordinates with only the howling wind?
PAC profile: Restore Our Future

by Rachael Marcus -- Updated: June 27, 2012 -- [from www.iWatchNews.org ]

Quick stats on the super PAC -- [a Center for Public Integrity operation.]

[...]

Principals:

    Carl Forti (co-founder):  Romney’s 2008 political director. Advisor to American Crossroads and Crossroads GPS. Co-founder of Blackrock Group, a strategic communications and public relations firm.

    Charles Spies (treasurer):  Romney’s chief financial officer and counsel in 2008.

    Larry McCarthy (co-founder):  Member of Romney’s media team in 2008. President of McCarthy Hennings Media, Inc.

    Steve Roche (fundraiser):  Former top fundraiser for Romney in 2008 and until August 2011.




Who the leader of the PACs -- that weren't made for you and me ...


Mickey Mouse Club March


http://youtu.be/...

... Definitely NOT an above-board operation.



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