Dems ponder Citizens United overturn

WASHINGTON, April 18 (UPI) -- Several congressional Democrats met Wednesday in Washington to discuss a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United ruling on campaign finance.

Conservatives launch Obama documentary

CHICAGO, July 22 (UPI) -- A conservative group says it has launched an ad campaign to promote an upcoming documentary about likely U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama.

Liberal PACs set to spend record amounts

WASHINGTON, June 4 (UPI) -- Republican fundraisers say they're being swamped by left-wing and liberal political action committees who are raking in tens of millions of dollars.

Hastert denies knowing about Foley IMs

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert, r-Ill., says he only learned of sexually explicit e-mails from former Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., when ABC News reported them.

Conservative billboards tweak Hollywood

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- A conservative group plans to take out billboards in Hollywood "thanking" celebrities for helping re-elect President Bush.

'Celsius 41.11' fights R rating

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Producers of a documentary intended to counter "Fahrenheit 9/11" are appealing the R rating for the movie, the Los Angeles Times said Friday.

Firefighters praise Bush in new webmercial

WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- Citzens United, a U.S. political group Monday launched a Web-based ad campaign featuring firefighters praising President George W. Bush's war on terror.

With friends like these

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- The looming war in Iraq has opened a rift between the United States and its fellow NATO alliance members France and Germany that is now near a fever pitch. The
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David Bossie

David N. Bossie (b. ) is an American political consultant in the field of opposition research and the president of conservative political action committee Citizens United. In 1992, Bossie worked with founder Floyd Brown in what was essentially a "two-man operation" as director of political affairs of Citizens United.

During the 1992 presidential election, Bossie worked with Floyd Brown on a political action committee, the Presidential Victory Committee. During that time, CBS ran an investigative report "Dirty Tricks," by Eric Engberg on the Dan Rather news hour, alleging that Bossie and a retired policeman named Jim Murphy used what Engberg called "police state" tactics to harass the family of a young woman in Arkansas, Susann Coleman, in their efforts to prove that she had committed suicide because of an affair with Bill Clinton.

During the Bill Clinton presidential term, Bossie was hired as chief investigator for the Whitewater hearings held by U. S. Senator Lauch Faircloth, and was an investigator for Representative Dan Burton (R-IN), the chairman of the House investigation into alleged Clinton campaign finance abuses. Bossie was fired from that position at the behest of Newt Gingrich, who found that Bossie had demanded that certain film be edited so that it portrayed Clinton staffer Webster Hubbell in a negative light. Bossie later defended himself on ABC News:

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