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National Rifle Association of America

Groups always find legal loopholes

It doesn't matter whether ''federal campaign donation limits are lifted'' because as soon as laws and regulations are put in place or changed, organizations will find the legal loopholes and/or circumvent the restrictions. PACs and super PACs are required by law to disclose all their donors of over $200. However, 501(c) organizations (which are defined by the IRS as "social welfare" organizations) are only required to disclose their spending on political activity and are not required to disclose their donors. They may also participate in political campaigns and elections, as long as the organization's "primary purpose" is the promotion of...

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