TITLE

The Thorn in His Side, Part II

AUTHOR(S)
Waller, Douglas
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Time;4/8/2002, Vol. 159 Issue 14, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the signing of a campaign-finance reform bill by U.S. President George W. Bush. Hopes of Bush that by signing the bill the spotlight will shift away from U.S. Senator John McCain (R.-Ariz.), the leading supporter of it; Plans of McCain to follow the passage of the bill with other campaign-finance initiatives; View that further legislation that limits campaign-funds will not be supported by politicians seeking election or re-election.
ACCESSION #
6417262

 

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