Dark money, super PACs, and the 2012 election / Melissa M. Smith and Larry Powell.

Author
Smith, Melissa M., 1963- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
  • Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2013.
  • ©2013
Description
1 online resource (127 p.)

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Series
  • Lexington studies in political communication. [More in this series]
  • Lexington Studies in Political Communication
Summary note
This book helps identify and explain how the new federal campaign finance rules changed the way campaigns were run and paid for in 2012, along with shifting the balance of power from political parties to third-party interest groups.
Notes
Includes index.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: Introduction: The Genesis of Super PACs in the 2010 Midterm Elections; Chapter Two: Major Super PACs and Supporters: An Overview; Chapter Three: The Republican Primaries: Mitt Romney and Restore Our Future; Chapter Four: Democratic Super PACs Active in the 2012 Republican Primary; Chapter Five: Major Democratic Super PACs in General Election; Chapter Six: President Barack Obama and Priorities USA Action; Chapter Seven: Not-For-Profit Super PACs; Chapter Eight: Major Republican Super PACs
  • Chapter Nine: Romney and Restore Our Future 2: The General ElectionChapter Ten: Karl Rove and American Crossroads; Chapter Eleven: Lone Mavericks; Chapter Twelve: Looking Back, Looking Forward: Conclusions and Discussion; About the Authors; Index
ISBN
  • 1-4985-3215-2
  • 0-7391-8542-X
OCLC
874582373
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