TITLE

Christian Coalition sued

AUTHOR(S)
R.N.S.
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;8/14/96, Vol. 113 Issue 24, p775
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the lawsuit filed by the US Federal Election Commission against the Christian Coalition over alleged provision of improper aid to Republican candidates. Nature of the coalition based on the characterization in the tax code; Coalition's protest over the government's efforts to prohibit citizen involvement in elections.
ACCESSION #
9608282157

 

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