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Public Campaign Financing - Is The System Worth Saving in Florida? listen

09/15/10 Lisa Marzilli
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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The first initiative on the November ballot will ask voters if they want to repeal the public funding of candidates who run for Governor, Chief Financial Officer, Attorney General or Commissioner of Agriculture. Public campaign financing has been around since 1986 in Florida. It was designed to keep election spending in check and level the playing field for qualified candidates. Ben Wilcox says it did a pretty go...

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