Kent Sorenson says he was paid for his endorsement of Ron Paul in the 2012 presidential campaign — and that the exchange was hidden from the public. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Outside Group Mirrors Successful Strategies Of Political Parties

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Members of Congress are racing to take advantage of "franking" privileges, which allow them to replace postage with their signature. They are not allowed to use franking within 90 days of an election. iStockphoto hide caption

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Facing A Mass-Mailing Deadline, Lawmakers Get Frank Fast

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Senate candidate Michelle Nunn of Georgia is one of several Democratic women making strong election bids. Akili-Casundria Ramsess/AP hide caption

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Long GOP Primary Season Gives Democrats Time To Fill Campaign Coffers

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A Year Into IRS Probe, Partisan Motives Still Prove Elusive

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Interest Groups Come Down On Opposite Sides Of Export-Import Bank

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IRS Chief Tangles With Lawmakers Over Missing Emails

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Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner speaks March 5 on Capitol Hill during the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the the agency's targeting of Tea Party groups. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP hide caption

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Following his defeat in the Virginia GOP primary Tuesday, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor tells reporters he intends to resign his leadership post at the end of July. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Patrick McCoy (right) and Harry Fowler of Schwan's Food Service show off their company's Big Daddy's pizza at the School Nutrition Association's national conference in Chicago in 2007. Brian Kersey/AP hide caption

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Lobbyists Loom Behind The Scenes Of School Nutrition Fight

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Outside Groups To Spend Even More Ahead Of Miss. GOP Senate Runoff

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