Bank PAC money keeps pace

Brush, Silla
June 2009
Hill;6/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 67, p1
The article reports on the indication of a review of campaign finance records that political action committees for the largest industry trade associations produced $1.6 million and spent $1.7 million in the U.S.


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