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... went to the Federal Election Commission and filed a complaint against him. ... Fund filed the nine-page complaint with the FEC the same day.
... break those same rules, the Federal Election Commission concluded. ... The FEC said Clinton's campaign may also have violated the law by ...
Federal Election Commission staffers contacted former IRS official Lois Lerner about tax-exempt groups involved in politics, but the contacts ...
Federal Election Commission sues David Rivera over secret 2012 campaign ... The FEC sued Rivera in Miami federal court Friday, seeking the ...
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is sharply divided over how the election watchdog agency should respond to Russian interference in ...
The Russia mess has exposed serious weaknesses in the campaign-finance system, and the Federal Election Commission is overdue for ...
The Federal Election Commission, after some debate, said on Thursday that given the threats, it would approve that use, so long as the ...
Analyzing the current state of campaign finance laws and FEC precedents, the agency's new "outreach" article says the law bars only a specific, ...
"There were several omitted expenditures at the end of the campaign that somehow were not reported," Applegate's campaign manager, Robert Dempsey, said Monday.
The acquisition of FEC will immediately establish GMXT as an important railroad owner in the United States, adding a vital Florida rail line to the company's existing operations in Texas.
A person is dead after their car was struck by a train on crossing at Lincoln Avenue March 25. A southbound Florida East Coast train struck a vehicle that was ...
At the time, his lawyer said he was facing a hearing before the Federal Election Commission over his role in the illegal scheme.
WASHINGTON (CN) - The Federal Election Commission should not have dismissed a political watchdog's request to compel a super PAC founded by Karl Rove to disclose the identity its donors, a federal court ruled.
TALLAHASSEE - A former Washington County Commission candidate has reached an agreement to pay a $1,200 civil penalty after the Florida elections Commission (FEC) found he violated state election statutes on six occasions. Eric "Ron" Jones ran as a ...
The Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved N80 billion for the construction of roads in 12 states of the federation.
The school bond election has caused much controversy in Moses Lake. Worse, it's caused the spread of misinform.
A representative with farmers Electric Cooperative (FEC) told the Herald-Banner Wednesday afternoon that equipment is to be moved on to the site of the motel at 1900 Interstate 30 Monday morning.
The Federal government on Wednesday approved N80 billion for the construction of the second Niger bridge and roads in 12 states of the federation.
(Ecofin Agency) - The Nigerian Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N80 billion ($256.5million) for the rehabilitation of 12 federal roads across the country.
"We immediately self reported to the FEC and negotiated the fine based on fact we self reported and it was a software (error)," Phelps said.
On the heels of an election won largely with the help of conservative online media, liberal members of the Federal Election Commission are reviving efforts to regulate online free speech. The FEC's Democratic commissioners are arguing that outdated ...
The federal executive council (FEC) has approved the construction of roads in 12 states at the cost of N82.5bn. Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, disclosed this to state house correspondents at the end of the council's meeting on ...
"It means that the @FEC's disclosure rules have not been updated for the era of YouTube, facebook, or twitter," it said, reiterating charges from Ravel and others that the FEC rules are outdated. She led the effort to change them and Republicans on the ...
... week, The Nation's Ari Berman reported that Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's nominee to fill Justice Antonin Scalia's seat on the Supreme Court, sent an email supportive of the nomination of Hans von Spakovsky to the Federal Election Commission.
Rodney Davis paid the Federal Election Commission a $3,400 fine for omitting $95,000 in donations in a report to the FEC before the Illinois primary last year. Davis, R-Taylorville, notified the FEC of the omission and paid the fine out of campaign ...
The last serious incident involving a train in Flagler County dates back to the May 2009 derailment of a 68-car FEC train, at Hargrove Grade in palm Coast, because of bowed tracks.
The FEC filed the complaint against Johnson in June 2015. It added Swallow as a defendant in December 2015. Johnson has "facts" showing that Swallow never instigated or participated in making contributions to federal candidates using straw donors and ...
Rodney Davis paid the Federal Election Commission a $3,400 fine for omitting $95,000 in donations in a report to the FEC before the Illinois primary last year. Davis, R-Taylorville, notified the FEC of the omission and paid the fine out of campaign ...
Consider this moment back in 2011, when McGahn was at the Federal Election Commission. He was ... Brad Smith, head of the conservative Center for Competitive politics, says McGahn worked hard to rein in FEC lawyers that he saw as overzealous.
With Independence Institute v FEC, the Court ruled that groups that run candidate-focused advertising just prior to elections must disclose who sponsors those ads.
March 16, 2017 - The Federal Election Commission's reputation as the "Failure to Enforce Commission" took another hit last month when Commissioner Ann Ravel resigned, blasting the panel in a scathing, 25-page report.
ITASCA, IL -- Family Entertainment Group, headquartered here, has purchased Crestwood, IL-based Hollywood Park Family Entertainment Center.
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday presided over a meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the first time after his return from a 7 week vacation in the United Kingdom.
The Federal Election Commission, which governs the financing of Federal elections, received top scores for identifying, protecting, detecting, responding, and recovering from cybersecurity incidents.
The recent US rhetoric has eased some NAFTA anxiety. Comments from US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Commence Secretary Ross have eased some of the anxiety that had built around the NAFTA renegotiation, a Damocles sword hanging over the ...
election officials filed a formal inquiry March 9 into a nearly $400000 inconsistency in the campaign's reported cash-on-hand balance.
With Independence Institute v FEC, the Court ruled that groups that run candidate-focused advertising just prior to elections must disclose who sponsors those ads.
The Federal Election Commission - an agency of clashing commissioners, seething staffers and key vacancies - may soon face congressmen who wonder: Why's the agency a basket case?
Such a trip under Congress's microscope could come in the form of a Committee on House Administration oversight hearing, something the FEC hasn't endured since 2011, when super PACs were still novel and the now-seminal Citizens United v.
The Family Equality Council's Impact Awards celebrated LGBTQ families and acknowledges those who have made a significant impact in the fight for fundamental equality Saturday at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills.
A group that aimed to raise $30 million to organize women voters to help elect Donald Trump came up millions of dollars short, FEC records show. Tea Party Express Chairwoman Amy Kremer watches election results at an election night party Nov. 2, 2010 ...
In 2016, employees at the Federal Election Commission reported a higher level of job dissatisfaction than employees in any other government agency.
Bello revealed that the FEC also awarded a contract of N186m ($598,000) for the supply of 1, 000 tonnes of alum to the FCT Water Board.
The FEC released a press release Wednesday that it will not appeal a federal judge's decision against current rules governing the Commission on Presidential ...
FCT Minister Muhammed Bello, while addressing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, said the project was being financed by the Chinese Exim Bank.
A unique, decades-old exemption from campaign finance disclosure rules enjoyed by the socialist workers Party would end if the Federal Election Commission approves a draft advisory opinion set to be considered March 9. A request for an advisory opinion ...
The Minnesota senator's office confirmed this week that the money, which Franken deposited to the U.S. Treasury, came from Thornton Law Firm.
osinbajo The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has reiterated its commitment to getting Nigeria out of recession before the end of 2017 . The resolve was made during the FEC meeting chaired by the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, who clocked ...
Democrat Ann Ravel's departure from the Federal Election Commission could set the stage for a shakeup that propels the agency away from mere dysfunction and into the realm of aggressive campaign-finance deregulation.
AUGUSTA, Maine - In a story March 7 about FEC questions raised about a super PAC that supported President Donald Trump's candidacy, The Associated Press erroneously reported that L.L.




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