Restore our Future is the leading super PAC in the 2012 election. Its purpose was to support Mitt Romney to become president, and it was the first super PAC to support only one candidate. The super PAC raised $131.7 million to support Mitt Romeny. Total money spent on independent expenditures was $142.7 million. Most of the adswent to opposing Obama, Santorum and Gingrich.
Restore our Future believes Mitt Romeny is the only true contestant to get America back on its feet. The organization points out the importance of Obama’s failure in creating jobs and the American financial system.
Carl Forti, Romney’s political director in the 2008 presidential campaign, and Charles Spies, Romney’s counsel in the 2008 presidential campaign, funded the organization in Oct. 8, 2010. According to csmonitor.com, the majority of contributions come from financial, insurance and real estate sectors.
Restore our Future is also accompanied by the Republican leader in advertising, Larry McCarthy. His firm, McCarthy Hennings Media, produced ads for $15 million given from Restore our Future. McCarthy is known for producing negative political ads such as the Walter Huddleston Chased by Bloodhounds, Willie Horton, Ashley’s Story, Ground Zero Mosque and the 2012 Newt Gingrich’s Baggage.
Top organization donors are:
Adelson Drug Clinic, $10 million
Las Vegas Sands, $10 million
Perry Homes, $10 million