Dewhurst No. 1 in Single-Candidate Super PAC Donations

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WASHINGTON — Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst attracted more support from single-candidate Super PACs than any other nonpresidential candidate this election season, according to a report released this week by Public Citizen, a Washington-based consumer advocacy organization.

Dewhurst’s U.S. Senate candidacy attracted two Super PACs solely devoted to him, and together they spent more money on his campaign than Gov. Rick Perry attracted in single-candidate Super PAC expenditures for his failed presidential bid, according to the report. 

The two Super PACs devoted solely to Dewhurst, the Texas Conservatives Fund and Conservative Renewal, together spent more than $6.4 million on ...

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