TITLE

Campaign War Chests and Challenger Emergence in State Legislative Elections

AUTHOR(S)
Hogan, Robert E.
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Political Research Quarterly;Dec2001, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p815
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the role of money in state legislative campaigns in an analysis of incumbent funding in primary and general elections in the United States. Evaluation on the amounts raised, sources of funds, and effects of spending on election outcomes; Impact of money on candidacy decisions; Significance of money in the collection of campaign treasuries or 'war chests.'
ACCESSION #
6052891

 

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