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Hudnut

“The only way to fundamentally change the dysfunctional dynamic of our elections is to restore ‘purchasing power’ to the American people through a voluntary public funding system.”

- Bill Hudnut
Former Congressman from Indiana
ACR Advisory Board Member

Money in Politics: Who Gives

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Less than 1% of Americans Contribute 80% of Funds

Geographic Concentration of Major Donors

Major Industries Top 2008 Contributors

Sources: Federal Election Commission, Center for Responsive Politics, Public Campaignʼs “The Color of Money” Project