Lott, John R.
September 2000
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2000, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p9
Academic Journal
Focuses on the empirical evidence in the debate over the proposed reform of political campaign finance regulation in the United States. Corrupt practices in campaign fund donations; Details on the imposition of price controls on the donation of campaign funds; Relation of the donor's political activity to the policies of the politicians; Discussion on the campaigns of presidential candidates.


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