TITLE

Recent Developments in Maryland Campaign Finance Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Sandler, Joseph E.; La Forge, Amanda S.
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
Maryland Bar Journal;Mar/Apr2015, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the brief history of recent campaign finance reform efforts in Maryland and the legislation and administrative policy to control the spending of money in elections under the election law of Maryland. It mentions the changes in political landscape due to the creation of super political action committee (PAC) after the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in the case Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and the increase in the use of social media in campaigns.
ACCESSION #
109118144

 

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