The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on March 31, 1998 · Page 10
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 10

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Tuesday, March 31, 1998
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L-illf 1 ISA THE PALM BEACH POST TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 1998 House GOP leaders kill campaign cash reform k 4. 1 ri A rmTn w 1 1 civ Yy-f DLALLtte Poly & Cracked Ice iJNOW $On 3 for $ 99 I Save'90 JF y Save '50 7,2 Onn C fj-kurtttf DA Dnlm Dt.u ere 4ni4 & J S rami Dcai.ll, 033-09 I kS Daily & Saturday 9:30-5:30Dm to the House's inability to agree on substantial changes in campaign finance laws. The GOP leaders limited debate on the four GOP bills to 40 minutes apiece, waived advance notice of the language in the bills, forbade amendments, required a two-thirds vote for passage and banned consideration of any Democratic or bipartisan bills. "I have never before in my life been on the floor of the House in ED Special Last Day a m m w n m m m-. .a . - . . j. - . DISCOUNTS Jy Andrew Mollison 'aim Heach Post Washington Bureau WASHINGTON House Republican leaders Monday night won their battle to kill the last, lingering chances for major campaign finance reform for this year's elections. A comprehensive Republican bill loaded with controversial :lauses was rejected, 337-74, with najorities from both parties vot-ng against it. The House then considered iree Republican measures with t much narrower scope. It defeated one that restricted union spending, and approved two others, one that tightened disclosure rules and one that banned contributions by foreign residents of the United States. 'These bills, do they solve every problem? No," said Rep. Tillie Fowler, R-Fla. "But it's a start" Most Democrats and a few Republicans complained bitterly hat, the restrictive rules set by House GOP leaders contributed Sample Of Savings SAVE UP TO Sale Price now . . & 7rv'jf Orig. Price a debate on campaign finance reform where the other party was not allowed to put forth a proposal," said Rep. Sam Gejdenson, D-Conn. Quoting a line from comedian Woody Allen, Rep. Martin Mee-han, D-Mass., a co-sponsor of a bipartisan bill, decried the floor debate as "a travesty of a mockery of a sham." In a letter faxed from Kasane, Botswana, President Clinton told in '595 y'S4-LL? M.559 -TM Indo Persian Needlepoint Antique Heriz Bokara Dhurrie 12x15 6x9 8x11 4x6 6x9 EVERYTHING MUST GO! DEALERS & DESIGNERS WELCOME s199 No Reasonable Speaker Newt Gingrich, R-Ga., "Behind the blizzard of proposals and procedural complications, one thing is clear: This is a transparent effort to block reform." 1940 U.S. Highway One, North Palm Beach Vi mile north of PGA Blvd., in Carl's Plaza rOffer Refused! .' Mi . ijJW 625-6380 Moi0:7Sun- Permit -f)H-0)l Cancer Society's donations troubling to tax experts Officials said they donated the money to ensure that their arguments on smoking and other health issues are heard. D Cfl "This gets us the same ac cess as others seeking to get across their message, said Linda Jo) Uuaaa Hay Crawford, the society s national vice president for federal and state government relations. "We wanted to look like players and be players." 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