Chait, Jonathan
September 1997
New Republic;09/08/97-09/15/97, Vol. 217 Issue 10/11, p15
Examines the commitment of the U.S. Republican and Democratic parties to addressing the issue of campaign finance reform as of 1997. Comparison of the campaign funds raised by the political parties since the 1994 elections; Legislators who support a proposed campaign finance reform legislation; Explanations for dismissing Democratic support for reform; Reason behind the wide acceptance of the bipartisan fable of campaign finance reform.


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