Daily Archives: August 22, 2009

Constitution Party selects Wisconsin U.S. House candidate

WKOWTV.com of Madison, Wisconsin, reports that the Constitution Party has selected Michael Krsiean as its 2010 candidate for the state’s Third District U.S. House seat. Krsiean said in a statement, “The American people are trapped by self-serving politicians who refuse to hold the federal government within the confines of the constitutionally mandated limits.”… Read more ...

Daggett proposes intriguing idea: Luxury tax on self-funded campaigns

(excerpt from) PolitickerNJ
Daggett proposes luxury tax on self-funded campaigns

By Matt Friedman

TRENTON — Independent gubernatorial candidate Christopher Daggett wants to institute a “luxury tax” on wealthy self-funding political candidates, a jab at Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, who spent more than $100 million of his own money to finance his political career.

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