Misinformation surrounds Proposition B

Corrigan, Don
November 2000
St. Louis Journalism Review;Nov2000, Vol. 30 Issue 231, p10
Focuses on the Missouri Fair Elections Initiative or Proposition B. Support for publicly funded elections; Provisions of the initiative; Opposition to Proposition B among incumbents in legislative races; Need for full financial disclosure; Imposition of campaign contribution limits.


Related Articles

  • Senate restores presidential election campaign fund.  // Human Events;6/16/95, Vol. 51 Issue 23, p22 

    Reports on the passage by the United States Senate of a budget amendment restoring the presidential election campaign fund. Voting results; View of Republican opponents that the fund pays for fringe or nuisance presidential candidates.

  • Board of Elections proposing changes in election management.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;06/04/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p31 

    Reports on the New York State Board of Elections' call on the Legislature to act on a package of proposals which include proposed changes to the election law that would make it easier to vote in New York and to allow complete public access to campaign spending. Proposals' aim to correct...

  • 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.

  • Party and Election Finance in Britain and America: A Comparative Analysis. Grant, Alan // Parliamentary Affairs;Jan2005, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p71 

    In recent years major new laws have been passed in both the UK and USA reforming the systems of party and election campaign funding. In the UK the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act of 2000 established for the first time a regulatory framework for party finance at national level,...

  • How money machine rolls. Young, John // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);11/17/2010, Vol. 107 Issue 33, p3A 

    In this article, the author presents his views about the efforts made by Marva Beck, Texas state representative in the U.S. Congress, regarding a tougher voter identification law and campaign funds.

  • Pushing the Limits of Campaign Finance. Carney, Eliza Newlin // National Journal;2/06/99, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p337 

    Examines the structure of the federal campaign finance system in the United States. Constitutional challenge of the rules; Limitation in political campaigns; Constitutionality of contribution limits; Role of the First Amendement defenders.

  • 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.

  • `Clean Elections' Laws Pass Their First Tests.  // State Legislatures;Feb2000, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p9 

    Discusses the application of the `Clean Election' laws in Maine and Massachusetts, which provide full public financing to candidates. Other states imposing a similar law; Federal court decision challenging a clean election law.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics