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OpenSecrets' new section provides a comprehensive look into the massive amounts of money being poured into political ads on Facebook and Google. (Photo by Kon Karampelas/Unsplash)

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As Senate races ramp up, so does outside spending by top super PACs

By Lucia Geng September 22, 2020

The amount of cash Senate super PACs have available on hand is key because, as both parties enter the home stretch of election season, a Democratic retaking of the Senate in November is seen as a possibility.

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Top presidential super PACs boosted by ‘dark money’ donations

By Eliana Miller September 22, 2020

The top pro-Trump and top pro-Biden super PACs received over $7.5 million combined from dark money affiliates this August.

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‘Dark money’ groups gear up for Supreme Court battle as 2020 election nears

By Anna Massoglia September 21, 2020

“Dark money” groups are projected to spend tens of millions of dollars on the battle over Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court seat.

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