TITLE

Campaign finance

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkins Jr., Kent
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;09/22/97, Vol. 123 Issue 11, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts of Representative Dan Burton of Indiana in the second round of congressional hearings on fund-raising for the 1996 presidential campaign by focusing on Democratic fundraiser Yah Lin Trie. His plan to hear testimony from Trie's sister.
ACCESSION #
9709142930

 

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