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    No, Kid Rock Didn’t Violate Federal Campaign Laws

    Months after staging a faux election bid to represent Michigan in the Senate, Rock announced it was a publicity stunt for his new album, Sweet Southern Sugar. But watchdog group Common Cause didn’t take his promotional effort so lightly: They filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission, accusing the right-wing musician of failing to officially register or report contributions. Luckily for him, the FEC apparently knows how to rock: It dismissed the complaint, finding that he didn’t take “even the most basic steps to become a candidate.”

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