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Stone files complaint about Yu's finances

...being served well by consultants trying to make a quick buck as opposed to making sure all the nuances of federal campaign-finance law are followed."One of Yu's original consultants and his campaign administrator are heading to jail for lying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-05
From bad to worse

...indicates he'll sign it. So it's fair to ask, what will be the consequences of the most sweeping overhaul of campaign finance law in 25 years? Actually there are two sets of consequences: intended and unintended. The intended consequence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/02/op_310612.shtml
Opinion columns
Limit contributions further

...3 Augusta Chronicle ("Campaign finance 'reform' has made the system more corrupt") proposed changing the campaign finance law to essentially: Eliminate political action committees, limit individual contributions to some reasonable value...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-02-15/limit-contributions-furt
Across South Carolina

...release the findings of the Task Force on Campaign Finance Reform. The governor put together the group to study campaign finance law changes after vetoing a 2000 reform bill. The task force submitted its recommendations to Mr. Hodges a year ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/16/met_338756.shtml
Metro
'Super-Important Thursday'

...opposing the Bush tax cuts and being a lead sponsor of amnesty for illegal immigrants and the McCain-Feingold campaign finance law that many believe curtails free speech. What McCain says today, and how believable he is, will have much to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/07/edi_186408.shtml
Editorials
NRA creating news company to take to the airwaves

...bring it back," Wayne LaPierre, NRA executive vice president, told The Associated Press. Under the nation's campaign finance law, he said, "if you own the news operation, you can say whatever you want. If you don't, you're gagged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/16/bus_412332.shtml
Business
Romney uses Atlanta stop to slam McCain

...aim at front-runner Mr. McCain, blasting the Arizona senator for authoring a compromise immigration bill and campaign finance law. Mr. Romney said his own years in the private sector make him far better qualified to handle the nation's sputtering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/05/met_186174.shtml
Metro
President makes fund-raising swing en route to the ranch

...as important as homeland security in the big cities," Bush said. In a written statement, Bush said the new campaign finance law has flaws as well as benefits and added he is troubled by what he views as some constitutional problems in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/27/met_341191.shtml
Metro
Legislator stumps for candidate

...be passed before the 2000 presidential election. "If John McCain is elected, we can make major revisions in campaign finance law," Mr. Graham said. "Nobody but McCain and Bill Bradley is talking about reform." Mr. Graham expects an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/05/met_277694.shtml
Metro
Inquiry sought records on Deal

...might have exceeded limits on air travel expenses and political contributions, among other possible violations of campaign finance law, documents reviewed by the AJC show.The governor's chief spokesman, Brian Robinson, said last week that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-08-27/inquiry-sought-records-deal