"Spitzer 2006," the almost certain name of New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer’s campaign fundraising group, asks for money in funny ways, Newsweek reports.

The magazine reports that Spitzer’s office called hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller last fall, saying that it was not calling on a "regulatory matter." Spitzer apparently got on the phone and asked for $25,000 contributions from both Druckenmiller and his wife, both of which were fulfilled. Spitzer does not deny that he made the call, though his office does say it did not ask for a specific amount.

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