Campaign cash may come pouring into some of Arizona’s top races next year thanks to a new law allowing candidates to raise far more money.
Critics say the bill will flood campaigns with more money and influence-buying, and that it may be the final nail in the coffin of Arizona’s voter-approved Clean Elections system.
New contribution limits could be game-changer for campaigns
By: Jeremy Duda April 19, 2013 , 8:42 amadvocacy network Arizona Arizona Chamber of Commerce Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy Bert Coleman Bill Scheel Bruce Merrill campaign cash campaign contribution limits campaign finance limits Citizens Clean Elections Commission Citizens United Constantin Querard doug ducey Ed Ableser election cycle election cycles elections act Executive director Federal Election Commission General election general election races Glenn Hamer independent expenditures J.D. Mesnard janie hydrick John McComish Kyle Moyer law allowing candidates legal challenge legislative candidates matching funds Michele Reagan nail in the coffin pac contributions pac money Phoenix political committees Republican Party Sam Wercinski secretary of state special interests statewide candidates supreme court ruling tea party the primary Todd Lang U.S. Supreme Court will allow people 8:42 am Fri, April 19, 2013 Arizona Capitol Times