While the public may not know who Americans for Job Security’s “members” are, many people have or will experience their “membership dues” in action. Reports McIntire:

This week, emboldened by the court ruling, the group paid close to $4 million…for ads directly attacking nine Democratic candidates for Congress. That made it among the first to abandon the old approach of running ads that stopped just short of explicitly urging voters to elect or reject individual candidates.

This morning, PolitiFact gave a “half-true” rating to one such ad.

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.