TITLE

How to Finish off the GOP Machine

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Zachary; Singal, Jesse
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Washington Monthly;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on public financing of political campaigns in the U.S. It says that public financing has been passed in both Arizona and Maine, where candidates for legislative and statewide offices can receive campaign dollars from the state treasury, but U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has not yet decided to make it a caucus position. It says that without public financing, the government's pay-to-play legislative system cannot be reformed and progressive policy goals will not be achieved.
ACCESSION #
23702925

 

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