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Sanders is biggest spender of 2016 so far - generating millions for consultants - SentinelSource.com: National And World

sentinelsource.com — While the vast majority of that money was passed along to television stations and websites to pay for the advertising, the companies kept millions in fees, The Post calculated. While it is impossible to determine precisely how much the top consultants have earned, FEC filings indicate the top three media firms have reaped payments of seven figures.

Sanders is biggest spender of 2016 so far, generating millions for consultants

theday.com — The small-dollar fundraising juggernaut that has kept Bernie Sanders's insurgent White House bid afloat far longer than anticipated has generated another unexpected impact: a financial windfall for his team of Washington consultants. By the end of March, the self-described democratic socialist senator from Vermont had spent nearly $166 million on his campaign - more than any other 2016 presidential contender, including rival Hillary Clinton.

Sanders is biggest spender of 2016 so far - generating millions for consultants - The Santa Fe New Mexican: News

santafenewmexican.com — The small-dollar fundraising juggernaut that has kept Bernie Sanders' insurgent White House bid afloat far longer than anticipated has generated another unexpected impact: a financial windfall for his team of Washington consultants.

Sanders is biggest spender of 2016 so far - generating millions for consultants

washingtonpost.com — The small-dollar fundraising juggernaut that has kept Bernie Sanders's insurgent White House bid afloat far longer than anticipated has generated another unexpected impact: a financial windfall for his team of Washington consultants. By the end of March, the self-described democratic socialist senator from Vermont had spent nearly $166 million on his campaign - more than any other 2016 presidential contender, including rival Hillary Clinton.

Tom Steyer launching $25 million effort to turn out young voters

washingtonpost.com — Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer announced Monday that his super PAC will spend $25 million this year mobilizing young voters in battleground states, hoping to harness climate change as a galvanizing political issue on college campuses. The campaign represents a new focus for NextGen Climate Action, which spent $74 million in the 2014 midterms to support Democratic congressional candidates, including $19 million on ads.

Koch-backed conservative group wins right to withhold donor list from California

washingtonpost.com — A charitable group backed by the Koch brothers has won the right to withhold a list of its donors from the California attorney general, in a case that could test the ability of government agencies to compel nonprofits to disclose information about their supporters. In his Thursday ruling, U.S.

Trump invested more than $11 million in his presidential bid in March

the-journal.com — (c) 2016, The Washington Post. Donald Trump upped his personal ante in his White House bid last month, loaning his campaign more than $11.5 million and giving it an additional $35,000, new filings show. In all, the billionaire real estate developer has loaned or given his presidential effort $36 million.

Trump invested more than $11 million in his presidential bid in March

washingtonpost.com — Donald Trump upped his personal ante in his White House bid last month, loaning his campaign more than $11.5 million and giving it an additional $35,000, new filings show. In all, the billionaire real estate developer has loaned or given his presidential effort $36 million.

Bernie Sanders spent $46 million - in one month

washingtonpost.com — It's not just Bernie Sanders's fundraising that is staggering. The senator from Vermont managed to spend roughly $46 million in March alone, the same amount he raised, based on figures released by his campaign Wednesday night. That means Sanders's spending in one month was equal to more than one-third of the $122.6 million his campaign had spent in its entirety through February.

Cruz’s high spending rate intensifies his need to find new donors

washingtonpost.com — Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is burning through money nearly as fast as he is raising it, intensifying the pressure on his campaign to expand its donor base. As he makes a final, urgent push to close the gap with GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump, Cruz has kept up a frenetic spending pace.
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Apr 29, 2016

RT @davidmackau: Secret Service forced to take Trump through back entrance (and ditch) to enter CA hotel amid protests pic.twitter.com/QBxXybCVnlnl

Apr 29, 2016

Donald Trump, José Andrés and the death of a grand Washington restaurant. Great read from @OConnellPostbiz: wpo.st/vfXX1

Apr 29, 2016

RT @jdelreal: Protesters infiltrated the hotel where the CA GOP State convention is taking place. They hung up this sign. pic.twitter.com/qRTYBlstPTlstPT

Apr 29, 2016

RT @jdelreal: Protesters are gathered outside of the Hyatt here in SF, where Trump will address the GOP state convention at 12PST. https://pic.twitter.com/I2T2bAVBH8.co/I2T2bAVBH8

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