In response to the revelation of various election abuses during the
Watergate investigations,' many state and local legislative bodies, as
well as Congress, began increasing restrictions on election campaign
Eisen, Cheryl Ryon
"Limiting Contributions to Referendum Political Committees: Taking Out the First Amendment Slide Rule and Going Back to the Supreme Court'sDrawing Board,"
Nova Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 5.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/nlr/vol5/iss3/5