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Campaign Finance Law Has Loophole

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Campaign Finance Law Has Loophole

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Campaign Finance Law Has Loophole

Campaign Finance Law Has Loophole

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The new campaign finance reform law falls a bit short in one area. An obscure category of political groups — called "527" committees for the section of tax law that created them — can still solicit large contributions. NPR's Peter Overby reports.

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