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Realtors, Accountants Move Big Bucks to Congress

Early disclosure reports of political contributions during April show realtors and accountants were major donors to members of Congress and candidates.  

The National Association of Realtors PAC  reported contributing $448,5000 to federal candidates and committees during April. The PAC has $5.3 million cash on hand as of April 30th. Prior to April, the PAC had given out $2.3 million, with 52% going to Republicans. View 2013-2014financial profile . A separate independent expenditure Super PAC of the association reported  it spent $300,745 during April, including $119,097 supporting Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, and $176,075 for an upcoming online video.