May 1971
Time;5/17/1971, Vol. 97 Issue 20, p34
The article focuses on campaign expenditures in the U.S. It is stated that the growing dominance of television has raised the costs for political campaigns. It tells that money has become indispensable for several politicians of the U.S. It informs that there has been a strong public pressure on the U.S. Congress to enforce a legislation that will put a limit on campaign expenditures. It says that the U.S. President Richard M. Nixon has vetoed a legislative bill that limits the amount a candidate can spend on radio and television.


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