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I was conned into making a donation to Harry Reid's personal campaign fund.
He won't refund it.
I live in New York, and limited means prevents me from helping campaigns in other states.

When our Charlie Rangel asks for a donation, his email clearly makes the request.

Harry Reid's tactic is sneakier.

A few days ago, I received an "Update" from Harry.  The subject line: UPDATE: Ryan Plan Passes the House.  I was invited to sign a petition to reject the Ryan Plan, and to fight the Kochs.

After signing the petition,  I was invited to make a contribution.   The headline does NOT say contribute to Harry Reid's campaign fund.  It says:

CONTRIBUTE
Now that you've added your voice, help us build a network of thousands upon thousands of supporters just like you, ready to fight the Koch Brothers.
If you can give $5 or more to help us reach out.
Thank you.

So the average busy person thinks they're contributing to a fight against the Kochs.

AFTER I made the donation, I was thanked for contributing to Harry Reid's personal campaign fund.

I emailed a complaint to the DNC, and got no response.

I emailed a complaint to Harry Reid, and have been spammed relentlessly with an email telling me my email did not go through.  I went to Harry Reid's own page, and complained, and got no response.

As I said, we are of limited means.  And my contribution to my own Charlie Rangel was shrewdly siphoned off to Nevada.

After being played for a fool, I don't feel like making anymore campaign contributions.

This puts a new meaning to "Give 'em Hell, Harry."

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