Third Party Challenges R.I. Public Campaign Finance System - State and Federal Communications

August 3, 2010  •  

Third Party Challenges R.I. Public Campaign Finance System

Rhode Island General Treasurer Frank Caprio, who is running as a candidate for governor this fall, plans to argue the current system is equitable and has not placed the Moderate Party in a weaker financial position than the Republicans or Democrats.

U.S. District Judge William Smith will hear arguments in the suit this coming Thursday.

For further reading, here is an article by the Associated Press in the Boston Globe: “Caprio: RI campaign finance system is fair

You will find many resources at the State of Rhode Island Board of Elections Campaign Finance Web site.

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