A modest proposal to help spur real campaign reform
- Water under the bridge. Anderson, Veronica; Fritz, Michael // Crain's Chicago Business;5/22/95, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p8
Reports that attorneys of plaintiffs suing Chicago, Illinois for damages in the 1992 Loop flood had sent a claim form to `Crain's Illinois Business' which had closed in the mid-1980s.
- Campaign finance blues. Mann, Thomas E. // Brookings Review;Summer96, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p45
Focuses on campaign finance reform in the United States. Need for clean up the role of money in American elections; Deficiencies of the system; Conflicts of interest; Failure to generate enough information about the choice of candidates.
- Campaign finance reform: Dead on arrival? Mann, Thomas E. // Brookings Review;Spring97, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p3
Opinion. Presents the author's view on the fundraising issue of the Clinton administration during the advertising campaign of 1995 in the 105th Congress. Legitimate concerns of the issue; Two developments that are prerequisite if the reforms happened in the 105th Congress; Reforms proposed by...
- If pols listen, they'll hear clamor for finance reform. Netsch, Dawn Clark // Crain's Chicago Business;07/14/97, Vol. 20 Issue 28, p11
Opinion. Looks at the way the public of Chicago, Illinois, views the issue of campaign finance reform. What have motivated the public; Reference to environmental issues in 1960; Names of other states that are concerned about the issue of campaign reform.
- True reform: Blind trusts for political contributions. Nowland, James D. // Crain's Chicago Business;01/12/98, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p11
Opinion. States that campaign finance reforms have been no match for aggressive politicians in search of campaign cash. Information on reasons why people contribute to campaigns.
- National money flows in local races. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;11/06/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p1
Reports on political campaign money getting into state parties in the United States. Allocation of the money from the top of the ballot to the bottom; Nationalization of local political fund raising.
- `Should the Campaign Cost Reduction and Reform Act of 1990 Be Approved?' PRO. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p236
Argues for the approval of H.R. 5400, the Campaign Cost Reduction and Reform Act of 1990 with floor speeches by US Representatives Al Swift, David R. Obey, Matthew F. McHugh, Howard Wolpe, Jim Moody and David E. Price
- `Should the Campaign Cost Reduction and Reform Act of 1990 Be Approved?' CON. // Congressional Digest;Oct90, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p237
Argues against the passage of H.R. 5400, the Campaign Cost Reduction and Reform Act of 1990, with floor speeches by US Representatives Robert H. Michel, Bill Frenzel, William M. Thomas, Pat Roberts, Steve Gunderson and Dean A. Gallo.
- Current federal campaign finance laws. // Congressional Digest;Mar1992, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p69
Presents excerpts from and highlights of the Federal Election Campaign Act, taken from `The FEC and the Federal Campaign Finance Law,' a Federal Election Commission publication. Looks at public financing, requirements for report filing, contribution limits and independent expenditures.