TITLE

Dark-Money Dems

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Zeke J
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Time.com;11/14/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of independent expenditure political action committees (PACS), also known as Super PACS, as a means of raising campaign funds for the U.S. Democratic and Republican parties as of November 2013. Topics include campaign finance laws and Super PACS such as Restore Our Future and House Majority.
ACCESSION #
91976754

 

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