Questions About a Cozy Relationship

April 1972
Time;4/10/1972, Vol. 99 Issue 15, p73
The article focuses on the relationship between politicians and businessmen in the U.S., in which businessmen contribute to political campaign funds. It notes that former Secretary of Commerce Maurice Stans has asked corporate executives to donate stock or cash for President Richard Nixon's reelection campaign. It also discusses events involving the results of political contributions, in which corporate executives gain political connections and intervene in the decisions of the administration.


Related Articles

  • Taking Back Our Government. HOLLINGS, FRITZ // Progressive Populist;5/15/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p13 

    The author argues that the lobbyists have taken over the U.S. government. He claims that the takeover can be attributed to the need for volumes of money to be elected to office. He points out that the solution to the takeover has been voted by the Congress, which was embarrassed with the...

  • The Disgrace of Campaign Financing.  // Time;10/23/1972, Vol. 100 Issue 17, p26 

    The article focuses on how U.S. presidential candidates Richard Nixon and George McGovern gather campaign funds. It says that McGovern experiences difficulty in raising 22 million dollars while Nixon expects to raise at least 45 million dollars. It states that McGovern gathered 70 liberals of...

  • CAMPAIGN COSTS: FLOOR, NOT CEILING.  // 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...

  • Seeing Red. MERCADO, ERIC // Los Angeles Magazine;Sep2012, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p216 

    The article informs about the election campaign of Richard Nixon, U.S. Republican, at Glendale City Hall, California, on October 29,1956.

  • The Other Carey.  // Time;7/21/1975, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p54 

    The article focuses on Edward Michael Carey, the brother of Democrat New York Governor Hugh Carey and the chief and sole owner of Carey Energy Corp. It states that the political campaign of Hugh Carey was bankrolled by Edward Michael Carey to one million dollar. It indicates that Carey Energy...

  • Eyeball to Eyeball, Congress Blinked.  // Time;12/13/1971, Vol. 98 Issue 24, p25 

    The article focuses on the economic policies and other strategies adopted by the U.S. President Richard Nixon that would have significant effect on the 1972 presidential campaign. It states that House Ways and Means Chairman Wilbur D. Mills passed a revenue-sharing plan for campaign funds to...

  • Mitchell Takes the Stand.  // Time;4/22/1974, Vol. 103 Issue 16, p19 

    The article reports on the trial of John Mitchell, former U.S. Attorney General under President Richard M. Nixon. It mentions that Mitchell is charged with perjury, conspiracy and obstructing justice as an outgrowth of a secret 200,000 dollars cash donation to Nixon's re-election campaign from...

  • Got Money? Schaumburg, Ron; Kelley, Timothy // New York Times Upfront;03/27/2000, Vol. 132 Issue 15, p26 

    Reports on former United States President Richard Nixon's alleged involvement in the illegal solicitation of campaign funds from the dairy industry. Role of the campaign finance scandal in Nixon's resignation from office; Passage of laws banning campaign contributions from business enterprises.

  • 1968: 50 STATES IN THE UNION. Ambrose, Stephen E. // Running for President: The Candidates & Their Images 1900-1992 V;1994, Vol. 2, p325 

    The U.S. presidential election campaign of 1968 was characterized by lies, deceit, and cynical contempt by the politicians, and by anger, hostility, and disruptive tactics by the people. The campaign of the winner, Richard M. Nixon, capitalized on the polarization between the people. The launch...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics