These abuses spurred legislation in 1974 limiting individuals' campaign
contributions to $1,000, and setting up new spending limits and a system of federal matching funds for Presidential candidates.
2000 gears up, electioneering and fundraising events targeted at the gay and lesbian community are headlining campaign
The CC executive director called Bush campaign
officials frequently to advise them of the Coalition's efforts to issue millions of voter guides in advance of the election and to offer advice.
He said the first question [political consultants] ask you when you're planning a campaign
is `Do you have a million dollars?
In addition, both the police department's and the fire department's 5-year plans, which were submitted to the city council in May 1995, established the need for the millage campaign
will support four critical areas: $450 million for research and care; $100 million for technology; $150 million for construction of a new state-of-the-art out-patient facility, the Center for Cancer Care; and $300 million for the Jimmy Fund and unrestricted funds, which will support the most pressing needs and promising developments at Dana-Farber.
The FPPC said Runner's campaign
also violated state election law by not listing on campaign
reports the occupations and employers of five small contributors -- including Santa Clarita Councilman Cameron Smyth -- who donated a total of $2,175, and by putting contributions into a campaign
bank account originally established for Runner's Assembly campaigns
, rather than creating a new one for his Senate campaign
Despite the marked increase in hard money contributions and the BCRA ban on party soft money, soft money still found its way back into the political system mainly through "527" organizations, political committees organized under Section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code but not always regulated under federal election rules to limit the source and size of campaign
As the DSCC's recommended pollster, he advised congressional Democrats to ignore national security and Iraq in favor of an endless campaign
about prescription drugs and education.
One of the things we had to do to be successful was to facilitate a shift in grower mindset--away from traditional commodity production to a recognition that they now engaged on a much different level with end-users than ever before," offers Dan Muys, director of public relations at Adculture and chief strategist behind CSCO's publicity campaign
SKC and Environics set the following campaign
The 2002 elections were the second in which the Clean Elections Campaign
centers on a full-page advertisement depicting magazine recycling via the familiar curbside collection programs that residents are already used to.
Although we don't yet have official figures on expenditures from the final three weeks before the election, campaign
spending from the start of 2006 through October 21 turns out to have been a surefire predictor of which candidates and propositions ultimately came out on top.
Steele is hardly alone in his professed outrage at aggressive campaign