by CHRIS GOOD
he top super PAC backing President Obama has topped its Romney-supporting counterpart for the first time ever in fundraising, if the group’s claims are true.
Priorities USA Action raised $10 million in August, the group announced on Sept. 4, claiming its best monthly haul to date.
The pro-Romney super PAC Restore Our Future raised $7 million in the same month, according to disclosures filed Thursday with the Federal Election Commission. Priorities, the top super PAC backing President Obama, has not yet filed its August fundraising numbers with the FEC. Publicly pre-announced fundraising numbers are generally reliable, since groups know they will have to disclose those figures eventually... [MORE]