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- Specter gets Dems' cash as he returns GOP funds. Wilson, Reid // Hill;7/28/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 90, p6
The article reports on the campaign cash received by U.S. Senator Arlen Specter from the U.S. Democratic leaders following his defection from the Republican Party on April 28, 2009.
- Specter on the wall. // American Spectator;Oct95, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p14
Reports that the United States Federal Election Commission (FEC) is looking into reports that Senator Arlen Specter's presidential campaign has been accepting personal donations in excess of 10,000 dollars. FEC's rules on individual donations.
- Campaign reform needs constitutional fix, senators say. Fleming, Heather // Broadcasting & Cable;02/10/97, Vol. 127 Issue 6, p19
Reports on Senators Ernest Hollings and Arlen Specter's proposal to amend the Constitution to allow limits on campaign expenditures. Senators' call for an amendment to correct the Supreme Court decision in the case `Buckley v. Valeo'; Other senators support Hollings and Specter's proposal;...
- On the Trail of RINOs. Waller, Douglas // Time;9/22/2003, Vol. 162 Issue 12, p20
Mentions Republican Party politics and campaign funding in the United States. The group called RINO, which stands for Republicans in Name Only and referring to moderate party members; Idea that RINO are the target of a group of conservatives called the Club for Growth, which is supported by...
- Reform that doesn't take a bite out of TV time. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;09/08/97, Vol. 127 Issue 37, p22
Reports on Senator Arlen Specter's opposition to the campaign finance reform bill proposed by Senators John McCain, Russell Feingold and Fred Thompson which will mandate free television airtime to political candidates if passed. Specter's claim that the bill is unconstitutional; Specter's plan...
- This week: $8 million in `leadership skills.' August, Melissa; Gorman, Christine // Time;4/24/1995, Vol. 145 Issue 17, p13
Focuses on Senator Arlen Specter, a presidential candidate and comments on his pledge to balance the budget by reducing spending. Discussion of a program he sponsored in 1992 which was described as `a perfectly formed specimen' of pork.
- Jump ship. Specter. Moulitsas, Markos // Hill;3/18/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 31, p23
In this article the author reflects on the condition of political career of Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter regarding his stand in favor to the Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA).
- People. // U.S. News & World Report;12/4/95, Vol. 119 Issue 22, p17
Focuses on Arlen Specter and his being in quest of the Republican presidential nomination. His comments which made him seem out of place among the conservative Republican Party; His decision to drop out of the race.
- Specter courts conservatives in Pa. rematch. Bolton, Alexander // Hill;4/28/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 47, p6
The article focuses on the relationship between Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter and the conservative activists in the U.S.