Federal Funding of Presidential Nominating Conventions: Overview and Policy Options

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This report provides an overview and analysis of two recurring questions surrounding the federal government's role in financing presidential nominating conventions. First, how much public funding supports presidential nominating conventions? Second, what options exist for changing that amount if Congress chooses to do so? Both issues have generated controversy in the past and continue to be the subject of debate.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 28, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Garrett, R. Sam

Analyst in American National Government

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Reese, Shawn

Analyst in Emergency Management and Homeland Security Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: January 28, 2011
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This report provides an overview and analysis of two recurring questions surrounding the federal government's role in financing presidential nominating conventions. First, how much public funding supports presidential nominating conventions? Second, what options exist for changing that amount if Congress chooses to do so? Both issues have generated controversy in the past and continue to be the subject of debate.

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14 pages.

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