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Resource ID: #8785
Subject: Campaign Finance
Source: Common Cause Magazine (Washington, D.C.)


Common Cause Magazine reports on the common practice by Congressional candidates of using campaign funds for personal purposes, such as automobiles, mortgage payments, apartment rents, living expenses, and even personal income; the Federal Election Commission allows almost any expense if it falls between the day a candidate declares his or her candidacy and election day, Fall 1992.

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