The Money Chase

Birnbaum, Jeffrey H.
September 1998
Fortune;9/7/1998, Vol. 138 Issue 5, p96
Discusses the importance of money and the role of fundraisers in United States politics. Estimate of the cost of a serious primary campaign in the year 2000; Direct correlation between successful fundraising and nomination; Impact of restrictions on donations; Contenders for the 2000 election in the light of campaign finance; Why people get involved in fundraising; Identification of important fundraisers. INSETS: A Wealthy Democrat's View;Two Keys to the GOP Nomination;His Moneyman Welch is a Winner;But He Hasn't the Stomach to Beg


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