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Campaign finance in local elections

Brian E. Adams

Campaign finance in local elections

buying the grassroots

by Brian E. Adams

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Published by FirstForumPress in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

  • Local elections -- United States,
  • Campaign funds -- United States -- States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Brian Adams.
    LC ClassificationsJS221 .A33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116387M
    ISBN 109781935049173
    LC Control Number2009030502

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