Campaign contributions are a significant contributing factor to the financial melt-down, and also a key reason that Congress has rushed to implement the bailout, according to the latest winner of the CRP essay contest.
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Florida Today Op Ed Column by SCPA Member Shirley Jin
Dennis Kucinich was needed to add some interest to an otherwise lackluster debate among three almost indistinguishable candidates. Also, a look at how special interest money may affect our next government.
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An April, 2008, Zogby Poll shows that New York voters strongly favor the Clean Elections policy of publicly funding election campaigns.
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