TITLE

Next Stop: The Courts

AUTHOR(S)
Frank, Mitch
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/1/2002, Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the legal team gathered by Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, the chief opponent of the campaign-finance reform bill, which includes former special counsel Ken Starr. Team gathered by Senators John McCain and Russ Feingold, proponents of the bill; Expectation that McConnell will ask the Supreme Court to eliminate the law; Outlook for how the court will rule on the issue.
ACCESSION #
6412314

 

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