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Petition groups hit the malls, Internet

...collecting signatures for ballot initiatives for campaign finance reform and filling Senate vacancies. The campaign finance reform initiative would limit the amount individuals, political parties and political action committees can donate to candidates...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/113003/loc_petition.shtml
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Corrections

Due to a reporter's error, a story in Tuesday's Empire inaccurately said a campaign finance reform initiative would limit donations from political parties to $1,000, compared to the $4,000 now allowed. The initiative would reduce...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120304/sta_20041203016.shtml
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Backers of election initiative say they have the signatures

...Senate vacancy initiative, another proposal by Trust the People is not doing so well. Petitioners for the campaign finance reform initiative have collected just over 10,000 signatures - more than 13,000 short of the goal. Compton said while...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123003/sta_init.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...to candidates. However, Frank called it a weakening of the law. ``One of the key objectives of the campaign finance reform initiative was getting corporate, union, professional lobbyists and other kinds of entities' money out of the system...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052500/Bre_news.shtml
My Turn: We need ID theft protections now

...clear their name. Though the Alaska Public Interest Research Group was successful is helping to pass the campaign finance reform initiative in August, there is still an enormous amount of money influencing Alaska's political system. Professional...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030907/opi_20070309036.shtml
Opinion
Knowles to veto campaign finance bill

...to candidates. However, Frank called it a weakening of the law. ``One of the key objectives of the campaign finance reform initiative was getting corporate, union, professional lobbyists and other kinds of entities' money out of the system...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052500/Bre_news.html
Breaking
Campaign finance bill killed

...conferences and conventions. Frank called that a weakening of the law. ``One of the key objectives of the campaign finance reform initiative was getting corporate, union, professional lobbyists and other kinds of entities' money out of the system...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052600/Loc_billkilled.html
Local
Petition drive challenges new campaign finance law

...drive and has not decided how broad the initiative question will be. "Either way, we are going to do a campaign finance reform initiative to roll it back to the former limits, I can guarantee that as much as I am standing here," Crawford said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061903/sta_legfinancelaw.shtml
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Legal review could keep campaign limits off ballot

...the petition effort. Finkelstein is a former Anchorage state representative who was a leader in the 1995 campaign finance reform initiative that resulted in tighter limits on campaign contributions. It was those limits that the Legislature rolled...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082503/sta_legal.shtml
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Democrats file initiative to tighten campaign restrictions

...to candidates. Contribution levels were doubled by the Legislature in 2003 from those established by a campaign finance reform initiative in 1996. "The purpose of this initiative is to try to take the power of the Legislature back from powerful...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092204/sta_restrictions.shtml
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