Campaign Finance Outline

For Hillary Clinton

All About Hillary Clinton

Hilary Clinton is a presidential candidate of 2016. She belongs to the Democratic Party.

A Total Amount to be Raised:

$188,192,044

Money Sources

Federal Campaign Finance Act of 1971

  • This act required presidential candidates to provide donor names.
  • This enabled the idea of soft money, which is the money donated to major parties to support activities.

PAC

  • Priorities USA Action is the main PAC that is supporting Hillary Clinton.
  • PACs help candidates raise and spend money effectively.
  • This money comes from voluntary donations.

Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act

  • This Act amended the Federal Campaign Finance Act of 1971.
  • This limited fundraising by all candidates.
  • This required PACs to fund election activities with federal funds.
  • This prevented major parties from spending funds that are not federal.

Supportive Organizations

  • NARAL Pro-Choice America would support Hillary Clinton because of her party's stands on abortion.
  • National Farmers Union would support Hillary Clinton because her party believes that production in agriculture starts with stabilized and united families.
  • American Wilderness Coalition would support Hillary Clinton because of her party's beliefs in maintaining the remaining wilderness areas.
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation would support Hillary Clinton because her party believes in preserving American historic places.
  • American Forest and Paper Association would support Hillary Clinton because of her party's beliefs in preserving the environment by recycling.

By: Amina Foster