Public Opinion and Campaign Finance
- Campaign finance reform: Wisconsin style. // Spectrum: Journal of State Government;Spring98, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p13
States that a public opinion survey of Wisconsin residents by the St. Norbert College Survey Center, revealed that there is a general concern about campaign finance as well as support for reform. Details on additional findings of the survey; Information on the state's Blue-Ribbon Commission on...
- Seeing green over political money. Carney, Eliza Newlin // National Journal;6/07/97, Vol. 29 Issue 23, p1138
Analyzes the result of a survey conducted regarding campaign financing in the United States. Perception of lawmakers concerning voters interest; American perception of election reforms.
- Campaign Reform. L. Acomb, Deborah // National Journal;3/31/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 13, p978
Focuses on the results of a Gallup poll on the proposed campaign finance bill of Senator John McCain in 2001. Percentage of respondents that favor the bill; Preferred approach to campaign finance reform.
- The Electoral System. Acomb, Deborah L. // National Journal;4/15/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p1227
Deals the with the results of surveys related to elections in the United States. Findings of a survey for Vanishing Voter Project on presidential primaries; Views of the respondents at the poll by the ABC News and `Washington Post,' regarding campaign finance.
- COLD PLAINS SPEAKING. Grimm, Matthew // American Demographics;Mar2004, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p42
Presents information on public reaction to the campaign strategies of the U.S. presidential candidates during the Iowa caucuses as of March 2004. Differences between the tactics of Howard Dean and Richard Gephardt to the approach that John Kerry and John Edwards used; Campaign expenditures...
- Citizens won't wait for Washington to curb big donors. Terry, Sara // Christian Science Monitor;7/31/97, Vol. 89 Issue 172, p1
Focuses on citizen initiatives aimed at reforming campaign financing in the United States. The belief that politicians are moving too slowly because of their inherent resistance to reformation; Groups like Northeast Action, as grass-roots group in New England and New York; A ballot initiative...
- PENNSYLVANIA. Kelley, Ryan // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Jun2007, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p22
The article reports on ethics reforms in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. New proposed rules would require all House members to undergo ethics training and compile a handbook on ethics. House officials say new reforms are meant to improve public perception of the House. Future planned reforms include...
- Opinion outlook. // National Journal;4/19/97, Vol. 29 Issue 16, p778
Presents a survey of President Clinton's performance and questions concerning campaign fund-raising activities.
- PERCEPTIONS OF CORRUPTION AND CAMPAIGN FINANCE: WHEN PUBLIC OPINION DETERMINES CONSTITUTIONAL LAW. Persily, Nathaniel; Lammie, Kelli // University of Pennsylvania Law Review;Nov2004, Vol. 153 Issue 1, p119
Tests the empirical assumptions about American public opinion found in the Supreme Court's opinions concerning campaign finance reform. Public attitudes toward corruption in government; Evolution of appearance-of-corruption rationale for campaign finance regulation; Link between campaign finance...