Paul Taylor

Paul Taylor, founder and director of the Alliance for Better Campaigns, was a
newspaper reporter for 25 years. He spent the last 14 at The Washington
Post,
where he covered national politics and social issues.

Recent Articles

Cornering the Airwaves

As the U.S. Senate gears up for a vote this spring on the
campaign finance reform
bill
drafted by Arizona Republican John McCain and
Wisconsin Democrat Russell Feingold, it would do well to consider a lament from
one of its recent escapees: "Today's campaigns function as collection agencies
for broadcasters," Bill Bradley observed a few years ago. "You simply transfer
money from contributors to television stations."