Spin Cycle

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Rick Brand reports today:

State and local Republicans called for a Federal Elections Commission probe Wednesday of Rep. Tim Bishop after a report that his daughter Molly, who serves as his fundraiser, sought a donation from a hedge fund manager Bishop was helping to get a permit for a home fireworks show.

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The political fireworks yesterday were ignited by a story that appeared on Politico, which is clickable here.