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The group, which is limited to smaller donations by campaign finance laws, gave the maximum of $15,000 to Rep. Paul BrounPaul Collins BrounJoe Lieberman's son running for Senate in Georgia California lawmaker's chief of staff resigns after indictment Republican candidates run against ghost of John Boehner MORE (R-Ga.), who is running in a crowded field for the Senate. It also gave $10,000 to Bryan Smith, who is running against Rep. Mike SimpsonMIchael (Mike) Keith SimpsonHouse passes Paycheck Fairness Act Press: Democrats dare to think big Dem chairwoman seeks watchdog probe of Park Service’s shutdown operations MORE (R-Idaho), a close ally of House Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerIs Congress retrievable? Boehner reveals portrait done by George W. Bush Meadows to be replaced by Biggs as Freedom Caucus leader MORE (R-Ohio).

The group also gave $5,000 to Rep. Justin AmashJustin AmashOvernight Defense — Presented by Boeing — House passes resolution rebuking Trump over Syria | Sparks fly at White House meeting on Syria | Dems say Trump called Pelosi a 'third-rate politician' | Trump, Graham trade jabs House passes resolution rebuking Trump over Syria pullout Grand Rapids synagogue targeted with anti-Semitic posters on its door MORE (R-Mich.), a libertarian-leaning Republican who has drawn a primary opponent, and $5,000 to Igor Birman, a conservative Republican running against former Rep. Doug Ose (R-Calif.) for the right to take on Rep. Ami BeraAmerish (Ami) Babulal BeraDemocrats bicker over strategy on impeachment Seniors deserve access to Health Savings Accounts Democratic lawmakers support Bustos after DCCC resignations MORE (D-Calif.).

Rep. Steve Southerland (R-Fla.), who may face a tough general election campaign, received $10,000 as well.

Citizens United doesn't make the huge donations other conservative groups do — it's up to $315,000 overall this cycle after giving $925,000 last cycle. But the group remains influential on the right, and the candidates it backs early on often receive big donations from other outside groups later on.