Bachmann Super PAC Pulls a Kent Sorenson

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Dec. 29 2011 12:05 PM

Bachmann Super PAC Pulls a Kent Sorenson

Citizens for a Working America, the so-called Super PAC which aired TV ads against a Democratic congressional candidate last year, had indicated earlier this year that it was backing the Minnesota congresswoman in the GOP nominating contest. But the group instead made a $475,000 Iowa ad buy on Christmas Eve in support of Romney, according to Federal Election Commission data published today.
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David Weigel is a Slate political reporter. 

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