TITLE

Court OKs political spending cap

AUTHOR(S)
Richey, Warren; Chinni, Dante; Marlantes, Liz
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/26/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 148, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on approval by the United States Supreme Court for upholding federal limits on the amount of money political parties can spend in direct coordination with their candidates during election campaigns in the U.S. View that decision runs counter to the general trend in the court's campaign-finance rulings; View of the party's expenditure as equivalent to a contribution to a candidate and subject to limits.
ACCESSION #
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