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December 28, 2006 FEC Posts Record Year, Collecting $6.2 Million in Civil Penalties
December 27, 2006 Charles Taylor and His Campaign Pay $91,000 Penalty for Campaign Disclosure Violations
December 22, 2006 FEC Completes Action Two Enforcement Cases
December 20, 2006 Freedom Inc. Pays $45,000 Penalty for Failing to Register as Political Committee
December 19, 2006 Hynes Campaign Pays $76,500 Penalty for Excessive Contributions
December 18, 2006

FEC Collects $16,000 in Civil Penalties Through ADR Program

December 14, 2006 FEC Elects Lenhard Chairman for 2007
December 13, 2006 FEC Collects $630,000 in Civil Penalties from Three 527 Organizations
December 13, 2006 FEC to Elect Chair and Vice-Chair in Final Open Session of 2006
December 12, 2006 21 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
December 7, 2006 Toner Plans Departure from Federal Election Commission
December 5, 2006 Turnham Agrees to Civil Penalty for Excessive Contributions
December 4 , 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
December 4, 2006 Final Audit on Denise Majette for Senate Is Now Available
November 30, 2006 FEC Seeks Comment on Reform Proposals
November 27, 2006 Press Advisory - Commission Meeting November 30
November 21, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Five Cases - FEC Imposes $29,000 in Civil Penalties
November 15, 2006 Sierra Club to Pay Civil Penalty for Violation of Federal Campaign Law
November 9, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
November 3, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File 12 Day Pre-General Report
November 3, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
November 2, 2006 Congressional Campaigns Spend $966 Million Through Mid October
October 30, 2006 National Party Financial Activity Summarized
October 27, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File October Quarterly Report
October 23, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
October 23, 2006 FEC Seeks Comment on Internal Accounting Controls Policy
October 18, 2006 Independent Expenditure Activity Summarized
October 16, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
October 12, 2006 Final Audit Report on Daniel Mongiardo for U.S. Senate Committee
October 11, 2006 FEC Announces Weekend and Extended Hours Before General Election
October 6, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
October 2, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
September 29, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late - 36
September 28, 2006 Final Audit Report on 2004 Democratic National Convention Committee
September 28, 2006 District Court Rules in Favor of FEC
September 26, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Three Cases
September 25, 2006 Final Audit on Republicans for Choice is Now Available
September 21, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Three Enforcement Cases
September 18, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
September 15, 2006 Campaign Fails to File Pre-Primary Report in Washington
September 13, 2006 Final Audit on the New Democrat Network is Now Available
September 11, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
September 8, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File Pre-Primary Report
September 6, 2005 Final Audit on Bill Manger for Congress, Inc. Committee is Now Available
September 1, 2006 Campaigns Fail to File Pre-Primary Reports in Florida
August 30, 2006 PAC Financial Activity Increases
August 28, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
August 28, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Three Enforcement Cases
August 25, 2006 Final Audit Report on Meeks for Congress Committee is Now Available
August 21, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Three Enforcement Cases
August 11, 2006 Campaign Fails to File Pre-Primary Report in Nevada
August 10, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Three Enforcement Cases
August 10, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Four Cases
August 4, 2006 FEC Completes Action on
Four Enforcement Cases
August 3, 2006 Congressional Campaigns Raise $893 Million Through June 30
August 1, 2006 Campaign Fails to File Pre-Primary Report in Tennessee
August 1, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
July 31, 2006 Party Financial Activity Summarized
July 28, 2006 Campaign Fails to File July Quarterly Report
July 27, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Three Cases
July 24, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Three Enforcement Cases
July 20, 2006 ARMPAC Penalized $115,000 for Improper Financial Reporting
July 19, 2006

$71,100 Civil Penalty Paid By Broyhill for Violations of Millionaire's Amendment

July 18, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
July 14, 2006 FEC Issues Semi-Annual PAC Count
July 13, 2006 FEC Reports Record Civil Penalties in First Six Months of 2006
July 13, 2006 FEC Announces Weekend and Extended Hours
July 11, 2006 FEC Completes Action on Four Enforcement Cases
July 6, 2006 Fec Completes Action on Six Enforcement Cases
July 5, 2006 FEC Names New Staff Director
June 26, 2006 Final Audit Report on Richard Romero for Congress Committee Is Now Available
June 23, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File Pre-Runoff Report
June 22, 2006 Turner and Associates, Tab Turner, and Edwards for President to Pay Civil Penalties
June 19, 2006 Press Advisory - Upcoming FEC Meeting
June 19, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
June 14, 2006 ADR Programs Resolves Cases
June 9, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
June 8, 2006 Final Coordination Rules Published in Federal Register
June 7, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
June 2, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File Pre-Primary Report
June 2, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
June 2, 2006 Final Audit Report on CWA-COPE Political Contributions Committee Is Now Available
May 31, 2006 FEC Accepts Remand in Shays v. FEC and Bush-Cheney '04 v. FEC
May 25, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
May 23, 2006

FEC Extends Comment Deadline on AOR 2006-19 (Los Angeles County Democratic Party Central Committee)

May 18, 2006 FEC Releases Draft Advisory Opinion on California Primary Election Under Expedited Process
May 17, 2006 Party Financial Activity Summarized
May 17, 2006 Campaign Cited for Failure to Filer Pre-Convention Report
May 16, 2006 Final Audit Report on Friends of John Conyers Is Now Available
May 12, 2006 Campaigns Cited for Failure to File Pre-Primary Report
May 12, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
May 11, 2006 Congressional Fundraising Continues to Grow
May 10, 2006 Campaign Cited for Failure to File Pre-Convention Report
May 10, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
May 9, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
May 5, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
May 4, 2006 FEC Releases Draft Advisory Opinion Under Expedited Process
May 4, 2006 Final Audit Report on the Committee to Re-Elect Vito Fossella Is Now Available
May 3, 2006 Pro-Life Campaign Committee Violates Law By Failing to Report Receipts and Disbursements
May 2, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
April 25, 2006 Treffinger and Others to Pay $171,000 Civil Penalty for Excessive Contributions
April 24, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
April 20, 2006 Final Audit Report on Joe Lieberman for President Inc.
April 18, 2006 Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation ("Freddie Mac") Pays Largest Fine in FEC History
April 17, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
April 12, 2006 FEC Announces Saturday and Extended Hours
April 11, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
April 3, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
March 28, 2006 LifeCare Companies and Former Employees to Pay $200,000 penalty for Illegal Contribution Reimbursements
March 28, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
March 27, 2006 FEC Upgrades Website Search Process
March 20, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
March 16, 2006 Socas Pays civil Penalty for Violations of Millionaire's Amendment
March 13, 2006 FEC Seeks Comment on Political Advertising Data In Coordination Rulemaking
March 9, 2006 FEC Announces Settlement in Nevada Contribution Reimbursement Scheme
March 8, 2006 PAC Financial Activity Surges in 2005
March 3, 2006 U.S. Court of Appeals Finds for FEC
March 2, 2006 FEC Cancels 2006 Conferences
March 2, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
February 28, 2006 Congressional Campaign Fundraising Rises in 2005
February 27, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
February 23, 2006 FEC Issues Semi-Annual PAC Count
February 22, 2006 Final Audit Report on Earl Pomeroy for Congress is Now Available
February 22, 2006 FEC Completes Work on New Rules for State Party Committee Voter Drives
February 21, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
February 16, 2006 2005 Party Fundraising Summarized
February 15, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
February 14, 2006 FEC Investigation of Giordano for U.S. Senate Committee Nets $156,169 Penalty
February 8, 2006 FEC Commissioners Testify on Indian Tribe Political Contributions and Report on 2005 Enforcement Efforts
February 8, 2006 Final Audit Report on the Committee to Elect Patsy Keever Is Now Available
February 7, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
February 2, 2006 Advisory on Indian Tribes
February 1, 2006 Final Audit Report on Nader for President is Now Available
February 1, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
January 30, 2006 Final Audit Report on the New York Host Committee 2004 is Now Available
January 27, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
January 27, 2006 FEC Announces Extended Hours
January 26, 2006 Compliance Cases Made Public
January 24, 2006 Final Audit Report on the Fortuno 2004, Inc. Committee is Now Available
January 23, 2006 Schedule for Hearing on Coordinated Communications
January 11, 2006 FEC Files Suit Alleging Prohibited Corporate Contributions
January 11, 2006 Committees Fined for Filing Reports Late
January 10, 2006 ADR Program Resolves Cases
January 6, 2006 New FEC Commissioners Take Office
January 4, 2006 PAC and Fundraisers Penalized for Illegal Practices

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