The justices struck down a Vermont law that sought to sharply restrict spending and contributions to state candidates, and they partly shielded nonprofit corporations from the McCain-Feingold Act
and its ban on pre-election political ads.
The Supreme Court had knocked back a provision of the McCain-Feingold Act
that prohibited all corporations and unions from broadcasting electioneering communications.
The McCain-Feingold Act
of 2002 was an attempt to seal the cracks.
There he was tasked with enforcing the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002, more commonly known as the McCain-Feingold Act
That's due largely to the McCain-Feingold Act
of 2002, which, as writer Gregory Millman notes, barred direct company contributions to federal candidates.
In these 12 essays with an introduction by Kerbel and a foreword by Howard Dean, some of the new movers and shakers describe the decline of progressivism and the new reasons to restart it, the causes of the general elections of 2004, the gender gap, the values dilemma, the art of seeking the common good, ways and means of crafting both policy and message without conflict or overlap, the infamous Section 527 loophole in the McCain-Feingold Act
, communicating a progressive philosophy, teaching progressives to speak American, firing the consultants, and using technology for campaigns and political change.
But two years ago, the McCain-Feingold Act
prohibited parties from raising soft money, a goal long sought by liberal newspaper editorialists and good-government activists.
We heard so much about the passage of the McCain-Feingold Act
How many supposedly pro-Gun politicians supported the McCain-Feingold Act
which makes it illegal for gun rights groups to buy advertising criticizing a federal legislator for voting for gun control.
With Justice Sandra Day O'Connor in the majority, the court upheld the McCain-Feingold Act
against a free-speech challenge by a 5-4 vote in 2003.
They also discuss how outside influences, such as the campaign reform movement and message politics affected the election, and focus on the ramifications of the McCain-Feingold Act
Gingrich's decision to not engage in Presidential exploratory activity due to legal barriers imposed by the McCain-Feingold Act