Buying Time: Television Advertising in the 1998 Congressional Elections (Brennan Center 2000)
Until now, debates over poltical advertising and unregulated funds have been based largely on anecdotes, limited snapshots, and assumptions. Buying Time fills this information void, providing hard facts about what candidates, parties, and interest groups are doing.
It is the first in-depth, comprehensive analysis of the scope and content of political TV ads.
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