Spencer Overton

George Washington University - Law School

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

http://www.law.gwu.edu/facweb/soverton/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Donor Class: Campaign Finance, Democracy, and Participation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 152, 2004
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Aug 2004
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 652 (27,888)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Campaign finance, reform, class, class-blind, class-sensitive, contribution, donor, Buckley, property, wealth, participation, democracy, McConnell, Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, BCRA, Presidential Funding Act, McCain-Feingold, self-government, tax credit, matching fund, voucher, public financing

2.

Voter Identification

Michigan Law Review, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 210, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 210
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 174 (127,661)
Citation 2

Abstract:

elections, voter identification, empirical studies

3.

Restraint and Responsibility: Judicial Review of Campaign Reform

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 663, May 2004
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 May 2004
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 157 (146,103)

Abstract:

Campaign reform, campaign finance, First Amendment, speech, deference, narrow tailoring, overbreadth, manageable, manageability, political thicket, justiciable, McConnell v. FEC, 527, BCRA, Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, FECA, Federal Election Campaign Act, soft money, issue ads

4.

Rules, Standards and Bush v. Gore: Form and the Law of Democracy

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Vol. 37, P. 65, 2002
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Apr 2002
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
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5.

Racial Disparities and the Political Function of Property

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 50, June 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 100 (208,912)
Citation 3

Abstract:

property, critical race theory, discrimination, wealth, distribution, allocation, media, campaign finance, buckley, economic, political, liberty, liberties, value, reparations, affirmative action

6.

But Some are More Equal: Race, Exclusion, and Campaign Finance

Texas Law Review, Vol. 80, April 2002
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 29 Apr 2002
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 99 (208,912)

Abstract:

constitutional law, first amendment, speech, equality, property, critical race theory, discrimination, wealth, distribution, allocation, media, campaign finance, buckley, economic, political, liberty, liberties, value, reparations, affirmative action, voting, rights, Bipartisan

7.

A Place at the Table: Bush v. Gore Through the Lens of Race

Florida State University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 80 (235,274)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Bush, Gore, race, undervote, overvote, vote, voting, poll tax, literacy test, merit, inclusion, inclusionary, merit-based, affirmative action, discrimination, racism, African American, black, white, ballot, colorblind, democratic theory, democracy, participation, politics, exclusion, Bush, Gore, clear intent, constitutive, expressive

8.

Voting Rights Disclosure

127 Harvard Law Review Forum 19 (2013) , GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-141, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-141
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 69 (238,798)

Abstract:

Voting Rights Act, preclearance, Section 5, Fifteenth Amendment, Shelby County, Elections Clause, disclosure, discrimination, post-racial, aracial, race-neutral

9.

Matching Political Contributions

96 Minnesota Law Review 1694 (2012), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-118, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-118
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Nov 2012
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
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10.

The Participation Interest

100 Georgetown Law Journal 1259-1310 (2012), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-119, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-119
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Nov 2012
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
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11.

Political Law

81 George Washington Law Review 1783 (2013), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-138, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-138
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Dec 2013
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 66 (249,907)

Abstract:

election law, political law, redistricting, campaign finance, voting rights, judicial, nonjudicial, law of democracy

12.

Judicial Modesty and the Lessons of McConnell v. FEC

Election Law Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2, March 2004
Posted: 09 Feb 2004
Spencer Overton
George Washington University - Law School

Abstract:

campaign finance, Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, judicial review