Political action committees became well-known during the 2012 presidential race, but they’ve even formed for local school elections.
Los Angeles Unified School District donors are bypassing candidate campaigns in favor of PACs, obscuring the sources of donations.
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Music: "Firefly" by Podington Bear.
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