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Managing Editor, Daily Caller

Dem calls for investigation, tighter rules following Ron Paul double-payment allegations

12:03 PM 02/22/2012

Democratic Rep. Mike Quigley, chairman of the bipartisan Congressional Transparency Caucus that he co-founded with Republican Rep. Darrell Issa, is proposing the House of Representatives strengthen congressional travel reporting requirements following reports on Rep. Ron Paul collecting twice --- once from taxpayers and once from non-profits --- for flights he has been taking, Roll Call reported on Wednesday.

Pro-Obama super PAC a bust in January fundraising

7:35 AM 02/21/2012

The big-money vehicle intended to raise astronomical sums to serve as the Democratic counter to similar action by Republican-funded super PACs and outside groups is failing miserably, federal documents filed Monday showed.

‘Obama’ wants your money, and he’s got a gun

10:26 AM 02/02/2012

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz was not the only famous face traipsing around Florida crashing parties. Early on Saturday morning, a gunman wearing a mask police say resembled "a likeness" to President Barack Obama, robbed a McDonalds in Riviera Beach, the Sun-Sentinel reports.

Stephen Colbert’s super PAC raises over $1 million

7:59 AM 01/31/2012

The disenchanted voters of America --- or just those with a good sense of humor --- aren't simply getting their news from liberal Comedy Central comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, they're sending their money, too. On Tuesday morning, Colbert (and formerly Stewart's) satirical super PAC, "Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow," announced that it had raised over $1 million, the New York Times reports. (GAME: Guess that super PAC!)

Report: NC gov won’t seek 2nd term as Dems struggle in state

1:36 PM 01/26/2012

Rumors began swirling early Thursday morning that North Carolina's Democratic governor, Bev Perdue, would soon be announcing that she would not seek a second term. The embattled governor had been performing poorly in statewide polls and faced a strong challenge from Republican Charlotte Mayor Pat McCroy, who she ran against in the 2008 election.