March 6, 2013 —
The only restriction is that they must report their donors to the Federal Election Commission and may not give money directly to a candidate.
As of last week, 1,319 super PACs reported total receipts of more than $838 million and expenditures of $631 million in last year’s elections.
Progress Kentucky, facing criticism on all sides, removed the offensive comments and apologized to Ms. Chao, a native of Taiwan who immigrated to America as a child.
In our view, super PACs are an evil influence and racial slurs are even more despicable.