Ten computer-assisted campaign finance stories you can do quickly

Number 474
Subject CAR
Source Jonathan Salant
Affiliation Congressional Quarterly
Year 1996
Summary Salant lists 10 computer-assisted campaign finance stories you can do quickly from FEC data, including how to determine the biggest givers in your community and where your lawmaker is getting her/his money from. Salant demonstrates what he preaches with the two accompanying articles -- one about U.S. Sen. Moynihan and the kinds of PAC contributions he attracts and the other about how business PACs pick their cause.
Tags Stories from the Data Interest groups Lobbying Contributions 3 pgs.
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Panelists Jonathan Salant