For Friday, May 11, 2012
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, May 11, 2012
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» A $250,000 expenditure in February by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for political ads in Hawaii was classified as electioneering communications — which mention a clearly identified federal candidate — when the organization filed its paperwork with the Federal Elections Commission. A Page B3 story Thursday classified the ad buy as an independent expenditure, which expressly advocates for the election or defeat of a candidate.