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Chamber of Commerce Spends $5.2 Million on Ads

The Chamber of Commerce of the U.S . reported it spent $5.2 million last week on political advertisements for the 2014 elections. The Chamber identified how they sent the funds but did not report which corporations or donors provided the funds.  

The Chamber reported it paid $1,100,000 to Something Else Strategies as independent expenditures for TV and digital ads to run from May 7-31, supporting Senate candidate Rep. Cory Gardner , R-Colo.  

Chamber of Commerce Spends $1.2 Million on Independent Expenditures

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce  reported late this afternoon that it spent $1.2 million Wednesday for independent expenditures for the 2014 elections.  

The Chamber reported it paid $450,000 to Something Else Strategies (SC) on April 30th for television and online advertisements to run from April 30th through May 19th. The ads are independent expenditures opposing Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C.  

Largest Lobbying Organization Spends $312K for U.S. Senate Leader

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The organization that spends the most on lobbying Congress and the federal government, has reported spending $312,000 on behalf of the Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate, far more than the $10,000 their PAC could give in campaign contributions.  

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce  reported on Friday to the Federal Election Commission that it had spent $312,650 on February 19th on independent expenditures supporting the 2014 re-election campaign Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.