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Resource ID: #937
Subject: Giving at Home
Source: BostonFord Fessenden;Brendan Riley;Toni Whitt
Affiliation: Newsday;The Associated Press;The Virginian-Pilot
Date: 1999



This tipsheet covers how political contributions and expenditures can offer reporters a lot of stories and insight into the candidates they cover. It's easy to see what issues are important to candidates and who their friends and even enemies are. This tipsheet suggests how to look at campaign finance data and discover relationships among candidates, their contributors and the issues.

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