campaign finance reform

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In Florida, statewide campaigns are partially paid for by citizens. Voters approved the move decades ago to make sure people who wanted to run for a seat could afford to campaign. But since then the money poured into bids for office has ballooned, and lawmakers think candidates no longer need the financial help from the state.

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A joint resolution that’s making its way through the House would change the way campaigns for statewide races are funded.

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Florida Senate

The Florida Elections Commission is once again calling foul on State Democratic Senator Dwight Bullard.

City Debuts Campaign Contribution Refund Program

Mar 15, 2016
http://www.politicalkeeda.com/news/vote-for-money-or-vote-for-right/

Tallahassee is launching a new campaign contribution refund program in time for this November’s elections.