Parties rush to stockpile campaign cash
- Gaming escapes GOP scrutiny--for now. Bhatt, Rob // Las Vegas Business Press;05/18/98, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p1
Reports that the US Republican Party has decided not to support anti-gambling groups' call for a ban on political contributions from the gaming industry. Results of the May 8, 1998, Values Summit between anti-gambling advocates Tom Grey and James Dobson, and the party's leaders.
- Grooming cashcows. Sweet, Lynn // Hill;12/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 146, p25
The author reflects on the effort of the Republican Party to raise campaign funds in the U.S. It is said that Republicans are optimistic that whether Obama or Clinton is the nominee, there is a decent way to raise money off their records. Presidential candidate Barack Obama's record as a state...
- Along the campaign trail. Barnes, James A. // National Journal;7/08/96, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p1776
Focuses on the campaign fund raising initiatives of Republican presidential hopefuls for the November 1996 elections. Senate Majority Leader Robert Dole of Kansas; Texas Senator Phil Gramm; Former Education Secretary Lamar Alexander; California Governor Pete Wilson; Indiana Senator Richard G....
- Campaign reform, the GOP way. Carney, Eliza Newlin // National Journal;4/05/97, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p664
Deals with the campaign finance initiatives of the United States Republican Party. Hearings of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee; Cynicism that the committee may not recommend the changes sought by reformers; Regulation of the so-called `soft money.'
- A hot meal ticket. Stone, Peter H. // National Journal;5/17/97, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p994
Reports on preparations for the annual fund-raising dinner of the National Republican Senatorial Committee and the National Republican Congressional Committee. Assurance that big donors will get best treatment; Benefits entitled to big donors.
- Media companies party with GOP. Fleming, Heather // Broadcasting & Cable;8/19/96, Vol. 126 Issue 35, p8
Reports on cable, broadcast and communications companies' financial contributions to the Republican Party. Amount of donations; Rules governing campaign funds; Events sponsored by the communications industry.
- Dialing for dollars. Stone, Peter H. // National Journal;6/08/98, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p1321
Focuses on the fund raising activities of the United States Republican Party. Amount raised by a Republican Senate-House dinner held on June 16, 1998; Major donors of the party; Chairperson at the dinner.
- Duct and Uncover. // Progressive;Apr2003, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p10
Focuses on a column in 'The Washington Post,' about the amount given by the founder of a duct tape company to the U.S. Republicans in the 2000 election cycle.
- Independent GOP groups getting early start. Blake, Aaron; Wilson, Reid // Hill;5/27/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 61, p14
The article reports on the independent Republican Party groups in the U.S. who are beginning an early start for the campaign.