TITLE

Campaign Cash From Voucher Backers At Issue in Wis

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Mark
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Education Week;05/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the ethics of judicial contributions in line with the lawsuit against the campaign organization of Justice Jon Wilcox of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Role of the supporters of private school vouchers in the 1997 Wisconsin Supreme Court race; Amount allegedly received by Wilcox's campaign organization according to the lawsuit; Comments by John T. Benson, Wisconsin's elected superintendent of public instruction.
ACCESSION #
3282061

 

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