New E-Filing Option Allows Candidates and Committees to
The FEC has developed webforms that will allow most federal candidates and
committees to register with the Commission online. The Statement of Organization
(Form 1) and Statement of Candidacy (Form 2) webforms are available on the “Registration and Reporting
Forms” and “Online
Webforms” pages of FEC.gov. Read more...
FEC to Host March 25 Webinar for Member/Labor Organizations and their PACs
The Commission will hold a one-day online seminar for membership and labor organizations and their political action committees (PACs) on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Commission staff will conduct several technical workshops on the federal campaign finance laws affecting these organizations and their PACs. Read more...
FEC Issues Interim Reporting Guidance for National Party
On February 13, 2015, the Federal Election Commission issued interim reporting guidance for national party committee accounts. Read more...
Coordinated Party Expenditure Limits Adjusted
The 2015 coordinated party expenditure limits are now available.
The limits are: Read more...
Contribution Limits for 2015-2016
Under the Federal Election Campaign Act (the Act), certain contribution limits are indexed for inflation every two years, based on the change in the cost of living since 2001, which is the base year for adjusting these limits. The inflation-adjusted limits are: Read more...
Lobbyist Bundling Disclosure Threshold Raised
The Federal Election Campaign Act, as amended by the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007 (HLOGA), requires certain political committees to disclose contributions bundled by lobbyists/registrants and lobbyist/registrant PACs once the contributions exceed a specified threshold amount. The Commission must adjust the threshold amount for inflation at the beginning of each calendar year. Read more...
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