TITLE

$candalous

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/24/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 22, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author points that the U.S. campaign laws have become dysfunctional. The limits on what individuals can give to a candidate force those running for federal office to spend inordinate amounts of time cajoling funds from individuals and special interest groups. Campaign rules are now taking on tax code-like complexity. Congressional, senatorial and presidential campaigns need to have rafts of accountants and lawyers on staff just to be sure they are in compliance. It calls for reform of the campaign laws.
ACCESSION #
28605885

 

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