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Campaign Financing Not a Hot Topic in Presidential Election

The recent flap between John McCain and Barack Obama over a pledge to accept public funding of the Presidential campaign has gained little traction with the general public. Over half of likely voters could not even guess which candidate had recently re-affirmed his commitment to accept public funding and the limitations that come with it. A recent Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that just 27% correctly answered John McCain, while 16% thought it was Barack Obama who had made that commitment.

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