Reforming Political Will
- House Refuses to Recognizes Voter Guide Independence. // Human Events;10/08/99, Vol. 55 Issue 37, p26
Details the vote of the United States House to reject the amendment to the Campaign Finance Reform bill that would exempt voters from many of the bill's restrictions. Comments from some of the legislators during the debate of the amendment; Arguments in favor and against the amendment.
- House Keeps Out-of-State Money Flowing to Candidates. // Human Events;10/08/99, Vol. 55 Issue 37, p27
Reports the rejection by the United States House of an amendment to the Campaign Finance Reform bill that would require that congressional candidates collect at least half their contributions from the people. Arguments in favor of and against the amendment during the debate; Votes on the amendment.
- House Rejects Exceptions to Free Speech Ban. // Human Events;3/4/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p19
Reports that the U.S. House has rejected the proposed amendments to the Shays-Meehan campaign finance reform bill on February 13, 2002. Objective of the amendments; Amendment that was accepted by the legislators.
- House Bars Loosening Gag Rule For Veterans, Seniors. // Human Events;3/4/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p19
Details the results of the vote of the U.S. House on an amendment to the Shays-Meehan campaign finance reform bill. Provision of the amendment; Number of legislators who voted against the amendment; Number of legislators who voted in favor of the amendment.
- Campaign finance reform passes House. // Association Management;Sep98, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p8
Reports on the passage of the Shays-Meehan campaign finance reform bill in the United States House of Congress. Sponsor of the bill; Provisions of the bill; Contact information.
- Campaign Dollars and Sense. Hickey, Jennifer G. // Insight on the News;3/11/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p10
Deals with several reactions on the beginning of the debate of the U.S. House on the campaign-finance reform bill. Remarks from Representative Bob Barr of Georgia; Cosponsors of the campaign-finance reform bill; Views of the proponents and opponents of the bill.
- Hunkering Down for the Next Reform Storm. Posner, Michael // National Journal;9/18/99, Vol. 31 Issue 38, p2631
Focuses on the campaign finance reform bill passed by the United States House. Highlights on the bill; Opposition of the US Senate to the bill; Supports and criticisms to the bill.
- Campaign reform now. // Christian Science Monitor;6/2/98, Vol. 90 Issue 130, p12
Editorial. Expresses the hope that the United States House of Representatives will support the campaign finance reform bill proposed by Republican Christopher Shays and Democrat Marty Meehan, which would ban all soft money contributions. Why it is unlikely to pass; The Supreme Court's...
- Tapped-Out Donors: Please Give Us a Break! // National Journal;7/17/99, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p2055
Reports on the appeal from the Committee for Economic Development to the United States House of Representatives regarding campaign finance laws. Comments from House reform advocate Christopher H. Shays (R-Conn.); Preparations of presidential candidate John McCain (R-Ariz.) for his campaign...