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Billionaires, Rappers, and Former
Lobbyists Give to OFA

Washington Free Beacon, by Alana Goodman

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/13/2013 4:15:14 PM

President Barack Obama’s advocacy organization Organizing for Action (OFA) raised over $4.8 million from first-quarter donors, including the chairman of a major lobbying firm, wealthy progressives affiliated with the secretive Democracy Alliance, and a member of popular 1990s hip-hop group the Fugees, according to a list of first quarter contributors released by the group today. OFA has agreed to disclose limited information about its $250-and-up donors on a quarterly basis. The group, which evolved out of President Barack Obama’s campaign arm, had previously been criticized for evading mandatory donor disclosure by registering as a 501(c)(4) nonprofit group.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nonsense, 4/13/2013 4:28:27 PM     (No. 9273939)

The largest, and likely most well-funded, propaganda organization to ever be created in the Representative Republic of the USA.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: trackman999, 4/13/2013 4:39:41 PM     (No. 9273944)

I get their e-mails, they refer to themselves as a " grassroots organization".I also know that the leader of the local OFA where I live has weekly conference calls with other group leaders and regional leaders across the country and D.C. This local leader was invited to obamas 2013 inaugaration and was given a tour of the White House, which is now closed to public .

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Reply 3 - Posted by: aasilver, 4/13/2013 4:42:57 PM     (No. 9273949)

Fascism by any other name is still fascism.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 4/13/2013 6:20:09 PM     (No. 9274058)

While they won´t admit it, OFA stands for Obama Fs America.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: smcchk, 4/13/2013 6:33:51 PM     (No. 9274064)

Lobbyists and rappers. Exactly who built this country and made it great.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lou E Brown, 4/13/2013 7:18:34 PM     (No. 9274095)

Has everyone forgot the igpay attenlay of the old days? Am I alone in seeing the pig latin in the name "OFA"? The old days saw that pig latin was a good way to tease or insult a friend or enemy, and FOE somehow turned in Pig Latin into "O FAY" and it took a while for it to be known as what the colored folk of that day called all the enemy white folk but some eventually caught on. Long memories saw OFA as another way to take it to whitey....wonder if Mr. Obama and friends would have memories such as that. He seems to think of all Americans that way, if we don´t worship him. Just sayin´.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 4/14/2013 7:53:32 AM     (No. 9274516)

But..but...I always hear the Republicans are the party of the rich. Now I´m seeing with my own eyes that demonrats are the ones who should wear the moniker.

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