Sanders unveils major campaign finance plan

by John Wesley Reid · Oct 7th, 2019 1:25 pm
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Last Updated Nov 19th, 2019 at 12:09 pm

Presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has unveiled a major campaign finance plan that will place strong regulations on campaign donations and strategies.

Sanders’ plan includes the following:

  • Lifetime lobbying bans on former members of Congress and their senior staff
  • Ban on advertising during presidential debates
  • Ban on corporate donations to the Democratic Party Convention
  • Ban on corporate funding of inaugural events

Sanders promised to return to work after a short time off while recovering from a recent heart attack and operation.

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