TITLE

Money Managers

AUTHOR(S)
Tomasky, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;2/22/2013, Vol. 161 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the U.S. Supreme Court case McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, which deals with campaign finance reform in the U.S. Topics include the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the case Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, the "spending as speech" doctrine from the court case Buckley v. Valeo, and the reform of individual campaign spending limits.
ACCESSION #
85918727

 

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