TITLE

Constitutional avenger takes on reformers

AUTHOR(S)
Goodrich, Lawrence J.
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;9/30/97, Vol. 89 Issue 214, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Mitch McConnell, a senator from Kentucky. His efforts to defeat attempts at campaign finance reform; His opposition to the McCain-Feingold bill; His history of defeating reform attempts; How he is viewed by other senators; What the McCain-Feingold bill would do and why McConnell is against it; The 1976 Supreme Court ruling which held that limiting campaign spending was the same as limiting free speech; How McConnell feels about the economic aspects of campaigns.
ACCESSION #
9710011457

 

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