Pity the Multi-Millionaire Campaign Donor, Ctd.

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May 30 2012 1:08 PM

Pity the Multi-Millionaire Campaign Donor, Ctd.

I'm still out on Fresca leave, but I hereby use a lunch break to point to the latest development in the "pity the megabucks Super PAC donor" trend of a few weeks back. Frank VanderSloot, a national finance co-chair of the Romney campaign, sat down with the Heritage Foundation.

 

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Count the references to VanderSloot's official campaign role and his prior political activism. Their absence make it easier to believe that VanderSloot is a random, successful American who's being unfairly portrayed as a "bad guy."

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter.