TITLE

Mr. Smith Went to Washington

AUTHOR(S)
York, Byron
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
National Review;7/18/2005, Vol. 57 Issue 13, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the fight against the confirmation of law professor Bradley Smith to a position on the United States Federal Election Commission. Role of Smith in blocking campaign finance reform; Suggestion of Smith that the Federal Election Campaign Act be eliminated; Report that Democrats agreed to the confirmation of Smith in exchange for 16 of former President Bill Clinton's judicial nominations; Opinion of Smith regarding campaign finance reforms promoted by Senator John McCain.
ACCESSION #
17527449

 

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