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The Campaign Finance Debate
Friday, 07/06/12
By Bob Kinzel
We look at the two sides of the campaign finance reform issue, hear about how the state's surplus will be used and listen back to voices in the week's news.
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The GMP/CVPS Merger's $21 Million Question
Friday, 03/30/12
By Bob Kinzel
We hear both sides of the debate over how CVPS should return $21 million to its ratepayers as part of its merger with Green Mountain Power and Congressman Peter Welch discusses campaign finance reform.
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VPR News
Officials Call For Increased Campaign Finance Penalties
Wednesday, 11/10/10
By Steve Zind
Officials in charge of overseeing Vermont's elections say lawmakers should consider changes to the state's campaign finance laws, including increasing the penalty for violations. 
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Welch Urges Congress To Pass Campaign Finance Reform
Thursday, 06/24/10
By Bob Kinzel
Congressman Peter Welch says it's critical for Congress to pass a campaign finance reform bill that will regulate this year's elections. Welch voted for a bill, adopted by the U.S. House, that contains new disclosure requirements for corporations and labor unions.
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Campaign Finance Bill Appears To Be Dead
Monday, 04/19/10
By Bob Kinzel
Democratic leaders vowed to pass a bill in response to the U.S. Supreme Court decision that allows corporations and labor unions to spend an unlimited amount of money on a political campaign. But gaining support in an election year has been a challenge.
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Senators Talk Campaign Finance Reform
Friday, 03/26/10
By Bob Kinzel
VPR's Bob Kinzel talks with Bennington Senator Dick Sears and Franklin Senator Randy Brock about a recent Supreme Court ruling that drastically changes campaign finance laws.
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Commentaries
Vermont's campaign finance law
Monday, 02/27/06
By Cheryl Hanna
Tomorrow the United States will hear arguments in Randall v. Sorrell, a case testing the constitutionality of Vermont's campaign finance law. Commentator Cheryl Hanna shares her thoughts on what this case means for Vermont and for the nation.
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Commentaries
VT Campaign Finance Law
Thursday, 07/27/06
By Cheryl Hanna
Last month, the United States Supreme Court struck down Vermont's Campaign Finance Law. Commentator Cheryl Hanna shares her thoughts on what's next for Vermont's political landscape.
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Campaign finance reform
Friday, 01/25/08
By Bob Kinzel
The Legislature is eager to pass new campaign finance rules in time for the 2008 elections. Bob Kinzel's guests look at the bill's prospects. Also in the program, news analysis from VPR's John Dillon, and we hear from NPR's Juan Williams. Williams was in Vermont this week to speak to teachers for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
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Welch Backs Overturn Of Court Ruling On Campaign Finance
Monday, 03/01/10
By Bob Kinzel
Congressman Peter Welch is supporting a proposed constitutional amendment to overturn the U.S. Supreme Court decision on campaign finance reform, as well as short term measures that he says will lessen the impact of the ruling on this year's elections.
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VPR News
Sears Wants Campaign Finance Law In Effect This Year
Tuesday, 02/23/10
By Bob Kinzel
Supporters of a campaign finance reform bill are pushing to have their plan go into effect for the 2010 election. But Governor Jim Douglas argues the bill shouldn't apply to this year's campaign.
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