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Sarah Palin's PAC Raises $866K In Second Quarter


The $866,000 raised in the period represents the best quarter ever for the group, according to Politico. Total spending -- $742,334 -- was twice as much as any previous quarter.

Among the candidates who received portions of the $87,500 were Sen. Chuck Grassley ($5,000), former Iowa Gov. Terry Brandstad ($5,000), Nevada Senate candidate Sharron Angle ($2,500), and California Senate candidate Carly Fiorina ($2,500)

The group also spent tens of thousands on political consulting from a number of groups and individuals.

You can read the report in full here.

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