Florida Special Election Reporting: 19th District
Florida will hold Special Primary and General elections to fill the 19th Congressional District House seat vacated by Congressman Trey Radel. The Special Primary will be held on April 22, 2014, and the Special General will be held on June 24, 2014. Read more...
Oklahoma Special Election Reporting: Senate
Oklahoma will hold Special Primary and General elections to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Senator Tom Coburn. The Special Primary Election will be held on June 24, 2014, and the Special General Election will be held November 4, 2014. Read more...
Lobbyist Bundling Disclosure Threshold Adjusted
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. Read more...
Comment Sought on Disclosure of Independent Expenditures in
The Commission is asking for public comment on three alternative drafts of an interpretive rule designed to clarify how and when political committees report independent expenditures for presidential primary elections that do not reference or target a particular state. Though the drafts are similar in some respects, the specific reporting methods and triggers for 24- and 48-hour independent expenditure reports differ. Read more...
Year-End Reporting FAQs
This article addresses some of the common questions that the Commission receives in the month of January regarding the Year-End filing deadline. Remember that all committees must file a Year-End Report, due on January 31, 2014. Read more...
New Law Authorizes Administrative Fines Extension and
On January 13, 2014, the Commission approved final rules to extend through 2018 the agency’s Administrative Fines Program (AFP) for late filing and failure to file FEC reports. The rules implement legislation enacted on December 26, 2013, that gave the Commission authority to extend the program and to expand it to cover certain reports not previously subject to administrative fines. Read more...
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