Want to run for office? Try test-driving a super Pac.
They're the muscle behind this year's presidential campaigns, although they're legally barred from coordinating with them. But any serious candidate must have a friendly super Pac to secretly raise untold sums from rich benefactors.
It's a role that could evolve in years to come, say political insiders. Don't be surprised if the seeds of a 2016 presidential campaign start with an innocuously named super Pac in 2012. It's not clear how the...Full Story