- For donors, always season for giving. Lentz, Philip // Crain's New York Business;11/04/96, Vol. 12 Issue 45, p3
Focuses on the efforts of political campaign representatives who are lobbying for financial contributions in the United States. Comments from councilwoman, Virginia Fields; Types of persons and organizations which contribute heavily to political elections; Views of John Siegel, campaign...
- The supply and demand of campaign finance reform. Nelson, Justin A. // Columbia Law Review;Mar2000, Vol. 100 Issue 2, p524
Analyzes the supply and demand side of campaign finance reform in the United States. Impact of overemphasis to limit the supply of private money to the reform; Failure to acknowledge the need of politicians for money in their quest for public office; Analysis of Supreme Court jurisprudence;...
- The political economics of campaign finance. Milyo, Jeffrey // Independent Review;Spring99, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p537
Focuses on the influence of money in political campaigns. Allocation of funds by political action committees (PAC); PAC contributions as a share of total campaign contribution; Findings that relatively little money flows into political campaigns; Distinction between campaign contributions to...
- EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE IN THE DEBATE ON CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM. Lott, John R. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2000, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p9
Focuses on the empirical evidence in the debate over the proposed reform of political campaign finance regulation in the United States. Corrupt practices in campaign fund donations; Details on the imposition of price controls on the donation of campaign funds; Relation of the donor's political...
- AGAINST THE SCRIBES: CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM REVISITED. McGinnis, John O. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2000, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p25
Examines the proposals to permit restrictions on political campaign expenditures by politicians and issue groups. Analysis on the nature of expenditures and their sources; Implications for press freedom and the tenet on free speech; Social and economic effects of the proposed limitations on...
- Campaign War Chests and Challenger Emergence in State Legislative Elections. Hogan, Robert E. // Political Research Quarterly;Dec2001, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p815
Examines the role of money in state legislative campaigns in an analysis of incumbent funding in primary and general elections in the United States. Evaluation on the amounts raised, sources of funds, and effects of spending on election outcomes; Impact of money on candidacy decisions;...
- RESOLVED: BAN SOFT MONEY. // Christian Science Monitor;12/31/2001, Vol. 94 Issue 26, p20
Offers observations on the importance of the passage of campaign finance reform legislation in the United States Congress.
- The Politics of Money. // World & I;Mar2000, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p30
Comments on the cost of electioneering in the United States and asks whether money is the currency of corruption or the source of it. Average amount spent by a Senate winner in 1998; Actions taken by Senate reformers; Scandal that led to calls for campaign-finance.
- Candidates spend more, get less. Merrion, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;11/09/98, Vol. 21 Issue 45, p3
Reports on the declining return on investment (ROI) in political campaign outlays in Illinois. Number of ballots received by Governor-elect George Ryan; Slower ROI in the Senate race; Emulation of consumer marketers by political campaigns; Return to door-to-door campaigning.