Campaign Finance Passes NPR's Peter Overby reports on passage of the McCain-Feingold campaign finance bill. Once signed into law, it will ban unregulated donations made to political parties by corporations, unions, and individuals. But critics say that's a violation of free speech, and intend to challenge the law in court.
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Campaign Finance Passes

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Campaign Finance Passes

Campaign Finance Passes

Campaign Finance Passes

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NPR's Peter Overby reports on passage of the McCain-Feingold campaign finance bill. Once signed into law, it will ban unregulated donations made to political parties by corporations, unions, and individuals. But critics say that's a violation of free speech, and intend to challenge the law in court.