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Obama's political action committee HOPEFUND quarterly report

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NEW YORK--Barack Obama never dissolved his HOPEFUND political action committee--which during its heyday took contributions from lobbyists; the quarterly report filed on Wednesday shows a small Obama presidential campaign debt.

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David Axelrod keeps telling the American people that Obama has no connections with lobbyists and accepts no campaign contributions from lobbyists now we discover that is not the truth.

I wish the media had done it's function and had reported on this earlier!

This is not the David Axelod I knew...you can't put lipstick on a pig...I was 8 years old at the time...I meet a lot of people, I don't remember...I have already answered like 8 of your questions...a boneheaded mistake...typical white grandmother...my muslim faith...pick one.

I am an Obama supporter and I agree. If the man says he gets no lobbyist money he should be getting none, no matter how small an amount it is.

I don't see this as a game-changer, though, nor as disturbing as a great many of the issues surrounding McCain's campaign, but it is still a small problem that needs to be addressed.

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