Political Action Committee

Group Works To Protect Gay-Marriage Supporting LawmakersA Minnesota group that formed to defeat a gay marriage ban, and successfully lobby for legalizing same-sex marriage, is taking another political step today: Defending lawmakers who voted yes on gay marriage.
Coming Next Week: TV Ads On Congress, LegislatureTV ads about Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack, Democrat Rick Nolan and the Republican-controlled Minnesota Legislature are expected to start next week.
Bachmann 1 Of Ex-White House Hopefuls At Conservative EventHer sights now set on re-election, Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann is still making the most of the national conservative stature she drew on during a run for president.
National Gay-Rights Group Forms Minnesota PACOne of the nation's leading gay-rights groups has formed a political action committee in Minnesota in preparation for next year's statewide vote on whether the state Constitution should prohibit gay marriage.
Pawlenty PAC Could Be In Wind-Down ModeRepublican Tim Pawlenty's political action committee spent most of its money last year and has a low cash balance that could signal the possible presidential candidate is ready to wind it down.
Pawlenty PAC Spent $302K On Election FinaleMoney went out the door of Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty's political action committee faster than it came in during the final few weeks of the 2010 campaign.