Campaign Finance Reform

The Creative Coalition held a forum at Sardi’s Restaurant to discuss solutions to campaign finance reform in a time of enormous campaign contributions… read more

The Creative Coalition held a forum at Sardi’s Restaurant to discuss solutions to campaign finance reform in a time of enormous campaign contributions and fears of influence-buying. It was suggested that Congress must pass legislation which will close current loopholes and reduce the influence of special interests. Two proposals coming before Congress this year would ban all “soft money” contributions. Several panelists criticized the U.S. Supreme Court for decisions which equate campaign spending with free speech. Following their prepared remarks, coalition members took questions from the audience. close

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Campaign Finance Reform

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Program ID:
78334-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 28, 1997 | 5:26pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 1997 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jan 28, 1997 | 5:26pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 1997 | 12:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 29, 1997 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
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