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First Amendment advocacy group submits testimony on Citizens Election Program

The Center for Competitive Politics (CCP) submitted a statement to the Connecticut State Election Enforcement Commission in advance of Friday’s hearing on the state’s program of taxpayer-funded political campaigns, officially known as the Citizens Election Program. The testimony by CCP President Sean Parnell features research and analysis weighing the impact of Connecticut’s experience in the 2008 election cycle, the first in which it was implemented.

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Testimony of CCP President Sean Parnell to Wisconsin State Senate Committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology

Written testimony of CCP President Sean Parnell at a February 12, 2008 hearing of the Wisconsin State Senate Committee on Campaign Finance Reform, Rural Issues and Information Technology  on the topic of Senate Bill 12, 25 and 463.

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Campaign Finance Law Hurts New Yorkers

Today, New York City council considers a proposal to overhaul New York City’s campaign finance laws that will create second class political citizens and greatly expand taxpayer subsidies of campaigns.

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Supreme Court Should Decide Grassroots Disclosure Requirements

PRESS RELEASE: April 12, 2007

Media Contact: Mike Schrimpf (703) 682-9359

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