Capital Briefs

September 2009
Human Events;9/28/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 33, p4
This section offers news briefs on U.S. politics as of September 28, 2009. A decision issued by the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned regulations on campaign reform that have hindered the ability of independent expenditure groups to raise and spend funds. The group Americans for Prosperity held a meeting that discussed the health care plans of the Republican Party. Republican Governors Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota and Haley Barbour of Mississippi are expected to bid for the 2012 presidential nomination.


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