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H.R.2788 Competitive Elections Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Aug 11, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Elections.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on House Administration

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on House Administration - Elections

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    • Competitive Elections Act of 2011 (H.R. 2788) - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ...

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ..." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2788&sa=U&ei=f3PTT7zBLeWL2AXWw4WxDw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNEBW_OrxGfLOLy8hJHzptzsk7MXpA)
    • Competitive Elections Act of 2011 (H.R. 2788) - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ...

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ..." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2788&sa=U&ei=MzjST5fnCcHg2gWhhcyZDw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFeiBXz3kbx7hinj1RyDkRHm6rM6g)
    • Competitive Elections Act of 2011 (H.R. 2788) - GovTrack.us - March 26, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ...

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 26, 2012, "H.R. 2788. To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office of Senator or Member of the House of Representatives from making campaign expenditures for the election from amounts that ..." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2788&sa=U&ei=teXQT-jEKYHg2QWAtfi_DA&ved=0CCcQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNHd7qL6_egSAuDyR2aYB7ltgqkU0w)

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    • Rep. Woodall of Georgia takes a shot at campaign finance laws - August 04, 2011 by Examiner.com - HR 2788 would ensure that money raised during a campaign could only be used in that one election cycle, and could not be “rolled over” to the next one. “The Competitive Elections Act would shut politicians' proverbial 'war chests' that t

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      As noted by Examiner.com on August 04, 2011, " HR 2788 would ensure that money raised during a campaign could only be used in that one election cycle, and could not be “rolled over” to the next one. “The Competitive Elections Act would shut politicians' proverbial 'war chests' that t" (http://www.examiner.com/political-buzz-in-atlanta/rep-woodall-of-georgia-takes-a-shot-at-campaign-finance-laws)
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