09/30/2010 10:55 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Powerful Special Interests Banking On Prospect Of 'Speaker Boehner'

The Ohio lawmaker has collected nearly $7.1 million for his campaign and leadership committees -- more than double the $2.9 million that current Speaker Nancy Pelosi has received in similar fundraising, according to data compiled by the non-partisan Center for Responsive Politics.

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