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October 5, 2012 8:54 AM

Millions flowing from outside PACs into Illinois local congressional campaigns

If Jason Plummer, the GOP nominee for the 12th Congressional District seat, wins next month, he might have gambling mogul Sheldon Adelson to thank. Adelson, the billionaire owner of the Las Vegas Sands casino and many other resort venues, and his wife, Miriam, are the primary nonparty donors for campaign ads.

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