In the service of social welfare, Democratic operatives get IRS seal of approval

Majority Forward was able to raise millions of dollars in a very short time, pouring much of it into ads designed for Democratic candidates in tight races.

A band of partisan operatives all serve on the board of a nonprofit social welfare organization that’s supposed to keep politicking to less than half its activities. And last month, the IRS gave the group, Majority Forward, its seal of tax-exempt approval, despite the fact that it spent more than $12.5 million helping Democratic senators try to cling to their seats in 2016’s highly contested elections.

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by Robert MaguireSource: In the service of social welfare, Democratic operatives get IRS seal of approval

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