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    Public Campaign -- Real Campaign Finance Reform - Fighting for "clean money" campaign reform to take special-interest money out of America's elections.

    Illinois Campaign for Political Reform Homepage - Non-partisan group working to take big money out of Illinois politics. Site includes updated campaign finance info on Illinois politicians.

    Campaign Finance Reform and Government Ethics - Part of Public Citizen's "Congress Watch" project.

    The Coin-Operated Congress - "Mother Jones" magazine investigates the impact of money on Congressional elections. This site contains original reporting and a searchable database of campaign donors.

    Destination Democracy - "A roadmap for the modern landscape of money and politics."

    Soft Money Laundromat - Searchable database from Common Cause tracking special interst campaign contributions given to the non-federal accounts of both parties.

    Campaign for America - A nonprofit organization committed to achieving fundamental campaign finance reform.

    Common Cause - U.S. citizens organization working to end special-interest politics and reform government ethics, largely through campaign finance reform.

    Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Finance Reform - Nonpartisan coalition for campaign finance reform in Wisconsin. Provides online campaign finance record for state legislators.

    Campaign Finance Information Center - CFIC is dedicated to helping journalists cover campaigns more in-depth by following the campaign money trail.

    The Joyce Foundation: Money and Politics Program Area - Provides grants for projects to improve the system of financing state and federal election campaigns.

    Center for Responsive Politics - The Center for Responsive Politics is a non-partisan, non-profit research group based in Washington, D.C. that tracks money in politics, and its effect on elections and public policy. The Center conducts computer-based research on campaign finance issues for the news media, academics, activists, and the public at large.

    Campaign Finance Reform - New York Times article arguing for strong reforms because of the impasse over this issue in the U.S.

    Granny D. Home Page - Web page of Senior citizen Doris Haddock ("Granny D.")who walked across the country, arriving in Washington, D.C. in Feb. 2000, to support campaign finance reform.

    No Soliciting - a new sign on the schoolhouse - In June 1998 the Florida Elections Commission (FEC) made a ruling which could have far reaching ramifications in the way labor unions collect political contributions. The FEC ruled that teacher unions could not solicit, and their members could not make, campaign contributions within government buildings through the use of payroll deduction forms.

    Electronic Policy Network - Campaign Finance Reform - "Issues in Depth" site on campaign finance reform has an overview of the issues and annotated links to issues analyses and basic research resources.

    Burton Ridgeway's Briefs: Campaign Finance Reform - Author of a novel, The FECMA Conspiracy, showing the benefits of a specific approach.

    Campaign Finance Reform: The Issue In Brief - A brief overview of campaign finance and various reform proposals. From Project Vote Smart.

    Campaign Finance Reform - Background and links to information resources on reform issue.

    National Voting Rights Institute - A non-profit organization dedicated to challenging the constitutionality of the current campaign finance system at the federal and state levels. Through litigation and public education.

    FECInfo - Non-partisan U.S. federal campaign and lobby information on campaigns, parties, and all affiliated organizations and donors. - New York-based student activist organization which seeks to defeat incumbents who oppose certain campaign finance reforms. Includes media appearances, list and map of targeted politicians, and information on how to support the movement.

    Democracy Matters - Recruits university students to advocate for new campaign finance restrictions in the United States. Information about organizing and learning projects, allied organizations, speakers, and related articles.

    Insight Magazine: Campaign Reform or Free Speech? - Article by Aimee Howd critical of the McCain-Feingold bill, which would restrict spending on political advertising.

    Campaign Finance Reform - Links to opinions, books, and other resources about campaign finance reform, special interest groups, and money in elections.

    Campaign Finance "Reform": The Good, the Bad, and the Unconstitutional - Lengthy report arguing against restrictions on campaign spending and "soft money" contributions on constitutional grounds. By James Bopp, Jr. of the Heritage Foundation.

    Campaign Finance [American University] - Campaign finance contributions by candidate. Sponsored by the AU School of Communication.

    Repealing the First Amendment - Heritage Foundation issue bulletin discussing a proposed constitutional amendment to allow imposition of campaign spending limits.

    Almanac of Policy Issues: Campaign Finance Reform - Current news, background on the McCain-Feingold "soft money" reform bill, and links on US campaign finance reform.

    Citizens' Research Foundation, The - Founded in 1958 by William H. Vanderbilt as a non-partisan, not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization, dedicated to research and education in political finance.

    Campaign Finance Reform Now - Personal site criticizing the influence of money in American politics; provides voters with ideas and ways to support reform of campaign finance.

    Mother Jones 400 - U.S. elected officials got a record $696 million in 2000. Mojo reveals the nation's top 400 contributors and what they expect in return.

    Still More Campaign Finance Reform - A collection of political cartoons from Slate.

    Brookings Institute: Campaign Finance Reform - Includes a sourcebook on campaign finance law and administration, a newly launched and continuously updates section on recent developments in campaign finance regulation, legislation pending in the US Congress, external links, and a public forum.

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