A report on the 10-year trend in House and Senate campaign costs and the percentage of those costs incurred due to rising broadcast advertising rates. Specifically, this report discusses the extent to which data on House and Senate campaign operating expenditures, especially media-related expenditures, are available and what the data show about the range of estimates of media-related expenditures as a proportion of itemized operating expenditures. Charts and tables. This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find report.In our manual review, we identified expenditures of less than $100 that committees described as aCABLE TVa or aTVa. ... appeared to be office subscriptions, because a committee identified the recipient as a cable television service provider rather than a media production company. For example, recipients of recurring aCABLE TVa expenditures of $57 or $34.98 were a COMCASTa and aDISH NETWORKa.
|Title||:||House and Senate Campaign Expenditures|
|Author||:||William O. Jenkins|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-04|