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Harris donates to new GOP fund engaging in state races
Harris donates to new GOP fund engaging in state races

Rep. Andy Harris, the state's top-elected Republican official, is attempting to boost GOP candidates running in Maryland legislative races by pumping money into a new organization made possible by relaxed federal campaign finance rules, recently filed reports show. The novel approach comes less than two weeks before the Nov. 4 election and represents the latest effort by Harris to influence state politics. Republicans said the ability to use large sums of federal money for television ads and fliers in State House races could help the GOP level the playing field with the Democratic fundraising juggernaut. The new super PAC may accept unlimited contributions. But Democrats said...

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