News Room Archive • 1988

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Analytical and Topical Press Releases
Date Subject
December 20‚ 1988 Resolution requesting that the Governor declare the existence of an emergency imminent peril to the distribution of public money.
November 30‚ 1988 Political committee in support of NJ's educational facilities bond issue‚ raised $300‚711 and spent $295‚012.
November 15‚ 1988 Resolution sent to Governor Thomas Kean to urge immediate legislative action to amend the Gubernatorial Public Financing Program.
November 3‚ 1988 Political committee in support of NJ's educational facilities bond issue‚ raised $228‚860 and spent $172‚099.
October 25‚ 1988 Public hearing concerning proposed amendments to regulation for the Gubernatorial Public Financing Program.
October 19‚ 1988 Letter sent to Governor Thomas Kean re: costs associated with implementing at a late date certain provisions of the Assembly State Government Committee Substitute Bill for S-24881R and A-3257.
October 13‚ 1988 Political committee in support of NJ's educational facilities bond issue raised $91‚566 and spent $73‚540.
September 20‚ 1988 The Commission announced today that the time has come for setting limits on contributions to legislative candidates‚ but they should not be set too low.
July 20‚ 1988 Public hearing on the Commission's proposed amendments to its regulations of gubernatorial public financing.
July 6‚ 1988 Lobbying expenditures for the 1987 calendar year totaled $7‚737‚950.
June 8‚ 1988 The costs of campaigning for governor in 1989 will have increased an estimated 60.3 percent since the general election 1981.
April 14‚ 1988 PACs contributed $4‚358‚143 to and on behalf of local‚ county and legislative candidates in 1987.
March 10‚ 1988 ELEC has called on Governor Thomas Kean and the State Legislature to adopt legislation setting forth standards for the use of surplus campaign funds.