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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Exploiting the campaign finance loophole



It's the Florida biennial two-step. Every election, candidates manage to dance around Florida's stringent caps on hard cash donations. After all, a skimpy $500 - all an individual can give - doesn't buy much in the way of mailers, consultants and air time.

It's one of the strictest caps in the nation - and just about every candidate finds a way around it.

Story here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 3:16pm]


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