Campaign 2012: How healthcare and the other key issues are shaping the race (Sponsored by Rockefeller Brothers Fund)
- Event: 2012 IRE Conference
- Speakers: TBA
- Date/Time: Saturday, June 16 at 9:40 a.m.
- Location: Salon C-D
- Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio
A key component of understanding how campaigns are won or lost is understanding the role of special interests PACS and lobbies. This year healthcare and a few other key topics are playing a crucial role in who gets financial support and who gets opposition.
Analysis Tools at FollowTheMoney.org
Roth Barber highlights the many great tools at FollowTheMoney.org in this tipsheet. There's everything from an independent spending database to "A unique view of the top 10,000 donors to political campaigns at both the state and federal level—information that exists nowhere else."
HealthCare Money --- finding stories in elections that can have local and national focus
This extensive tipsheet will provide you with everything you need to follow the money going to healthcare reform this campaign season. Included are dozens and dozens of websites and tips on how to cover PACs.