TITLE

Money Talks

PUB. DATE
February 1982
SOURCE
Time;Feb1982, Vol. 119 Issue 5, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the ruling on the reform scheme enacted by Congress in 1976 as a means to clean up presidential and congressional elections in the U.S. It states that the Federal Election Commission has cited a legal spending ceiling of 1,000 dollars for independent groups but was contradicted by a three-judge federal court in Washington and considered it as an unconstitutional violation of free speech. Moreover, the Supreme Court has left the decision standing.
ACCESSION #
54222259

 

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