- Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back. Miller, Ellen; Sifry, Micah // American Prospect;1/1/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p8
Deals with importance of campaign finance reform legislation in the U.S. as of January 2001. Amount of money spent in the 2000 presidential elections; States which have reformed campaign finance legislation; Factors which hinder the reform of campaign finance legislation in other states such as...
- LOOPHOLE ADVOCACY. Schneider, William // National Journal;3/20/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p920
Analyzes the limitations in the U.S. campaign finance law passed in 2002 to regulate the campaign funds of political parties in the country. Major provision of the law; Issues on the funding practices of the 527 campaign organizations; Information on the law signed by former President Bill...
- New Money. Cottle, Michelle // New Republic;10/28/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 18, p11
Assesses the implications of the U.S. campaign fund reform legislation sponsored by Senators John McCain and Russell Feingold for Minnesota politics effective October 2002. Comment on an advertising campaign launched by the Citizens Opposed to Racism and Discrimination against Democratic...
- Bucks and Buckley. Buckley, James L. // National Review;9/27/1999, Vol. 51 Issue 18, p40
This article reflects on political debates concerning the proposed campaign finance reforms in the U.S. in 1999. The author discussed the content of the Federal Election Campaign Act which defines the limits in the campaign expenses of an independent political candidate. However, changes in the...
- ILLINOIS. // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Feb2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p13
The article deals with the need to introduce new campaign finance legislation in Illinois. Controversy surrounding campaign contributions for some state legislative candidates is prompting calls for new campaign finance legislation in the state. Reports show that more than $8 million was...
- Proliferating PACs. Jacobs, Charles // Central New Jersey Business;1/11/95, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p23
Criticizes the lower legal contributions individuals and corporations can donate to legislative candidates and political parties compared to law firms. Impact of the policy.
- The outer limits of campaign reform. Carney, Eliza Newlin // National Journal;3/27/99, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p830
Focuses on the United States Congress proposal to increase the limits on political contributions. Scope of the law on campaign contributions; Reasons cited for the increase of the limit of contribution; Legislators backing the proposal.
- House bans noncitizen campaign contributions. // Human Events;05/01/98, Vol. 54 Issue 17, p23
Details United States Representative Douglas Bereuter's bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit noncitizens' contribution to election campaigns. Representative Joseph Knollenbergs support of the bill; Representatives who opposed the bill.
- How Campaign Finance Reform Could Happen. Really. Taylor Jr., Stuart // National Journal;9/11/99, Vol. 31 Issue 37, p2535
Focuses on campaign finance reform in the United States. Claims by conservative Republicans that the proposed reforms would violate the First Amendment; Main elements that should be present for the proposals to be politically viable and worthy to be called `reform'; Possible effect of the...