TITLE

BankPAC aims for $1 million target

PUB. DATE
May 1984
SOURCE
ABA Banking Journal;May84, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues related to the campaign contribution of the banking industry to the congressional race in the U.S. Desire of the industry to lobby their concerns to the Congress; Amount procured for the election; Ease in coming up with a consensus on banking issues from a group of small contributors. INSET: A record drive for BankPAC?.
ACCESSION #
6366901

 

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