iOS app Android app

Restore Our Future

Jon Ward

'Positive' Newt Gingrich Sounds Increasingly Angry

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Newt Gingrich is staying positive. Really. The former House speaker from Georgia, who cannot compete with Mitt Romney's campaig...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Flip-Flops On Super PAC: 'This Is Politics'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

Just one day after declaring that he can't tell the super PAC supporting him to stop running negative advertisements, Mitt Romney declared that he cou...

Jon Ward

Newt Gingrich Rips One Rival As 'Purely Dishonest'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

OTTUMWA, Iowa -- Newt Gingrich on Tuesday tore into Mitt Romney for saying he has no control over a pro-Romney super PAC, which has blanketed the air ...

GOP Candidate Hitting Obama's 'Entitlement Society'

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 02.19.2012 | Politics

BEDFORD, N.H. — Sharpening his message ahead of voting in Iowa and New Hampshire, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney on Tuesday accused...

WATCH: Super PAC Makes 'Baggage' Claims Against GOP Candidate

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

"Know what makes Barack Obama happy? Newt Gingrich's baggage." That's the claim put forth in a Tuesday ad released by Restore Our Future. The super...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Turns Against The Hand That Funds Him

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When a political action committee supportive of Mitt Romney announced in early July that it had raised $12 million during the first half...

Elise Foley

Pro-Romney Ad Attacking Gingrich Sticks In The Minds Of Iowa Voters

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa -- If Iowa voters are thinking about Newt Gingrich these days, there's a good chance that one word in particular is coming to mind. ...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Campaign Being Boosted By Type Of Fundraising He Wanted Outlawed

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Struggling to hang on in the polls, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has been saved, in part, by a friendly...

Pro-Romney super PAC using media firms tied to Swift Boat, Willie Horton ads

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 02.12.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Josh Israel, iWatch NewsA recent ad attacking Republican presidential frontrunner Newt Gingrich by a pro-Mitt Romney "super PAC" was produced and...

New Groups Transform Presidential Race

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- The special political action committees that can raise and spend unlimited campaign money while operating independently of candidates have...

Paul Blumenthal

WATCH: Romney Super PAC Unloads On Newt

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On the same day that the Mitt Romney campaign launched an offensive to blunt the rapid rise of Newt Gingrich as a legitimate GOP preside...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Buddies Broke The Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Mitt Romney first ran for governor in Massachusetts, his friends pulled out all the stops, including going so far as to break campa...

Paul Blumenthal

Karl Rove, Stephen Colbert Agree On Super PAC Independence

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sitting before the Federal Election Commission is a request from the Karl Rove-linked group American Crossroads for a ruling that allows...

Dan Froomkin

Candidate-Specific Super PACs Offer End Run For Maxed-Out Donors: Study

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Further indicating that candidate-specific super PACs are being used to end-run traditional campaign contribution limits, a new analysis...

Paul Blumenthal

Shadow Campaign: Super PACs And Secret Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

This article is part of a collaboration with MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show for the series "Mad As Hell: Get Money Out," airing Monday and Tuesday at ...

Paul Blumenthal

Perry Super PAC Has Huge Money Plans

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Super PAC backing Texas Gov. Rick Perry's bid for the Republican presidential nomination plans on spending $55 million to help secure ...

Paul Blumenthal

WATCH: Romney On Secret Corporate Contributions: 'No Harm, No Foul'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a town hall event on Wednesday, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney dismissed a question about the controversy over a myste...

Paul Blumenthal

Super PAC Corporate Donations: Not All Contributions Are Equal

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "Corporations are people, my friend," Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney responded to hecklers at the Iowa State Fair on Thur...

Paul Blumenthal

New Balance Walks Back Pro-Romney Contribution

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The shoe company New Balance has issued a statement distancing itself from a controversy over a $500,000 contribution from the company's...

Paul Blumenthal

Pro-Romney Super PAC Mystery Donor Comes Forward

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Bain Capital managing director Ed Conard came forward Friday night and admitted that he is the creator of W Spann LLC, the compan...

Paul Blumenthal

Reform Groups: Investigate Mystery Pro-Romney Donation

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Reform groups filed an official complaint and request for investigation on Friday against the company that gave a $1 million donation to...

Paul Blumenthal

Secret Corporate Money Powers Pro-Romney Super PAC

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A corporation that contributed $1 million to a political action committee supporting the presidential bid of former Massachusetts Govern...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Super PAC Raises $12 Million From Wealthy Donors

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Restore Our Future PAC, formed earlier this year with the express purpose of helping former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney get e...

Pro-Romney Fundraising Group Rakes In Major Cash

AP | Posted 09.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An independent fundraising group supporting former Republican Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's presidential bid has raised $12 mill...

Hunter Stuart

Mitt Romney Super PAC Donors: Own Your Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Thanks to the financial floodgates opened by the Supreme Court's decision in the now-infamous Citizens United decision, campaign spending in the 2012 ...