Public Financing of Congressional Elections [electronic resource] : Background and Analysis.

Author
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[S.l] : [s.n.], 2007.
Description
88 p. : digital, PDF file.

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Examines debate on extending public financing to Congressional elections, focusing on the Presidential public financing system and the interplay between the concepts of public financing and campaign spending limits. Summarizes arguments for and against public financing, provides a historical review of legislative proposals for public financing of Congressional elections, examines State experiences with public financing, discusses public opinion on public financing and spending limits, and addresses potential considerations for Congress.
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  • CRS Report.
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection.
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