February 21, 2012
FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2012 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, speaks in Boise, Idaho. Presidential campaigns and outside political groups began filing detailed financial reports Monday, offering a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the identities of wealthy supporters who will help elect the next president and details on how tens of millions of campaign dollars have been spent. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
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Despite Ron Paul winning the Gwinnett GOP straw vote, Gwinnett GOP chairman says he doesn't believe it is a fare forecast for Super Tuesday.
An unmistakable dynamic is playing out in the money game among Republican presidential candidates: New "super" political action committees are growing more powerful than the campaigns they support.