campaign finance reform

St. Gourd's Whoppers and Halloween — A political satire of Al Gore!

Journal/Website: 
NewsMax.con
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Friday, October 20, 2000

Halloween Jack-o-LanternAll ye faithful out there --- jubilate, celebrate! For this year, after Halloween, we get to cast our ballots into the wind. This year, after All Hallows' eve, there will be more at stake than candy, children, and trick or treat.

Campaign Finance Reform: An Assault on Free Speech

Journal/Website: 
NewsMax.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Monday, February 11, 2002
Source: 
http://archive.newsmax.com/archives/articles/2002/2/11/70000.shtml

Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Russell Feingold (D-WI) and the media have promoted their campaign finance "reform" bill (McCain-Feingold [S. 27] and Shays-Meehan [H.R. 2356]) as the solution to a "broken system" riddled with "too much money in politics." They also say that big, powerful, moneyed interests have a pervasive, vested interest in government that is detrimental to the public good.