Arizona Sen. John McCain and the California electorate share one overriding point in common: Both struggle mightily to enact campaign finance reform only to see their efforts routinely thwarted by the leadership of their respective parties or by court rulings of unconstitutionality.
Now backers of Proposition 25, the latest and most controversial of a decade-long series of campaign reform initiatives, hope to hitch their faltering wagon to McCain’s rising star. Even if the Republican challenger puts the state on the back burner to focus his insurgency on more promising venues, he’s brought their issue into the limelight, they say.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]