TITLE

The Rebel's Revenge

AUTHOR(S)
Dickerson, John; Novak, Viveca
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Time;7/10/2000, Vol. 156 Issue 2, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses John McCain's (R-Ariz) efforts to change campaign-finance laws in the United States. When tax-exempt special-interest groups first began to proliferate; The large part that McCain played in changing the law; The influence McCain will have in November 2000 presidential elections.
ACCESSION #
3286072

 

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