Paying Your Campaign Debts: How To Overcome a Negative Balance After Election Day

Pelletier, Paul J.
February 2003
Campaigns & Elections (1996);Feb2003, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p35
Offers idea on dealing with campaign debts after election day. Choices in dealing with campaign bills; Steps involved in establishing a fundraising development committee; Considerations in holding an insiders event; Approaches to raising the money needed to pay campaign debts.


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