Intensifying the fight for campaign finance reform in the new Congress
- Discord over union funding. Frey, Rod // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;2/15/93, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p13
States that on January 26, a motion by Lillian Staroszic to draft an amendment to the election disclosure bylaw was passed, intended to discourage large campaign donations by special interest groups. How absence of Edmonton Mayor Jan Reimer and Alderman Tooker Gomberg affected passing of...
- Stopping the buck here. Krasno, Jonathan S.; Green, Donald Philip // Brookings Review;Spring93, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p16
Advocates campaign spending limits in House elections in the United States and asserts that this campaign finance reform will benefit both challengers and incumbents. Republicans for unlimited spending; Proposed ceilings; Analyst Gary Jacobson's model; Effects of public financing; Partisan...
- Campaign Finance Reform. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p226
Summarizes the decades-long controversy over the issue of campaign funding and costs and the vastly different House and Senate campaign finance bills.
- Evolution of Campaign Finance Reform. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p227
Traces the evolution of campaign finance reform in Congress from 1907's Tillman Act to current proposals.
- Summary of Major Bills. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p231
Summarizes House bill H.R. 5400 and Senate bill S. 137 on Federal election campaign funding and spending.
- Recent Action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p235
Summarizes recent action in the Congress on campaign spending in S. 137 and H.R. 5400.
- Campaign finance reform. // Congressional Digest;Mar1992, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p67
Discusses the growing support for congressional campaign reform. Looks at loopholes in current legislation and abuses of loopholes.
- Recent action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;Mar1992, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p77
Summarizes recent action in the 102nd Congress regarding campaign finance reform. Provides background information on Senate and House actions and an outlook on passage of the legislation.
- The rising cost of democracy. Reynolds, Larry // Management Review;Nov93, Vol. 82 Issue 11, p61
Discusses President Bill Clinton's campaign finance reform proposal. Congressional candidates expenditures in 1991 to 1992 according to the Federal Election Commission (FEC); Funding from political action committees (PAC); Provision of federal funding for congressional elections; Elimination of...
- Moving money around Washington. Hayward, Steven; Hayward, Allison R. // Reason;Oct96, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p27
Discusses how interest groups find ways around the campaign finance reform. Overview on how campaign funds are being raised; Corporate campaign contributions; Proliferation of alternative routes for money from organized interest groups as a result of strict contribution limits; Futility of the...