super PAC - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    in US politics, an organization that is allowed engage in unlimited political spending independently of campaigns. The official name is "independent-expenditure only committees".

    Proponents of super PACs argue that free speech is protected under the First Amendment, and they contend that it’s a fair system since candidates are not allowed to coordinate with them.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 12/05/2016