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GOP Platform Calls For Elimination Of Almost All Campaign Finance Laws

January 01, 1970 | The Intercept | News
A key part of Donald Trump’s campaign to become the Republican presidential nominee was based on claiming to self-fund his campaign while calling his opponents “puppets” of big contributors. But the 2016 Republican platform takes some of the most extreme positions on money in politics, measures that would force almost all politicians to seek out their own personal puppet masters.
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