Barack Obama's campaign says it doesn't accept lobbyist donations

In late December, President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign made a fundraising pitch that, among other things, touted the measures his campaign is taking to distance itself from lobbyists:

"We don't take a dime from D.C. lobbyists or special-interest PACs -- never have and never will."

A reader pointed out this claim and asked us if it’s true.

First, we checked with the Obama campaign, and a spokeswoman confirmed that the ... Full Story »

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