Republican Trump calls on White House rivals to drop Super PACs

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Burlington Memorial Auditorium in Burlington, IowaBy Erin McPike WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday called on his rivals to disband their Super PACs after a fundraising group backing the Republican front-runner said it would shut down over claims it inappropriately coordinated with his campaign. “I have disavowed all Super PACs, requested the return of all donations made to said PACs, and I am calling on all presidential candidates to do the same,” Trump said in a statement. Super PACs are independent committees that can raise unlimited sums of money from corporations, unions and individuals.

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