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December 30, 2009 FEC RELEASES NEW DATA FILES FOR ADMINISTRATIVE FINE CASES AND CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES
December 29, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
December 29, 2009 CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES RAISED $1.42 BILLION IN 2007-2008
December 23, 2009 FEC PUBLISHES ENFORCEMENT CASE FILES DATING BACK TO 1975
December 17, 2009 FEC APPROVES STEPS TO COMPLY WITH EMILY’S LIST OPINION, ELECTS 2010 OFFICERS
December 17, 2009 FEC Elects Petersen Chairman for 2010, Bauerly to Serve as Vice Chair
December 16, 2009

FEC HEARS TESTIMONY ON DEFINITION OF FEDERAL ELECTION ACTIVITY

December 15, 2009 FEC HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING ON DEFINITION OF FEDERAL ELECTION ACTIVITY
December 10, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FOUR CASES
November 19, 2009 FEC APPROVES REVISED TRAVEL RULES AND NPRM ON CANDIDATES’ ROLE IN NON-FEDERAL FUNDRAISING EVENTS, WIDENS DISCLOSURE PRACTICE
November 19, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FOUR CASES
November 6, 2009

FEC TAKES ACTION ON ADVISORY OPINION REQUESTS, DISCUSSES PROPOSED POLICY ON DISCLOSING GENERAL COUNSEL’S REPORTS AND HEARS UPDATE ON WEBSITE IMPROVEMENT

November 4, 2009

FEC HOLDS FIRST HEARING UNDER NEW AUDIT PROCEDURES POLICY

October 29, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE CASES
October 26, 2009 FEC Introduces New Formats for Downloading Data Files, Disclosure Data Blog
October 22, 2009 FEC Will Not Seek Rehearing En Banc in EMILY’s List Case
October 21, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
October 19, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
October 9, 2009 FEC APPROVES NOTICES OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING FOR SHAYS III, TAKES ACTION ON ADVISORY OPINIONS
October 2, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
September 30, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
September 24, 2009

FEC CHAIRMAN ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING DECISION IN EMILY’S LIST V. FEC

September 24, 2009 FEC BROADENS DISCLOSURE OF LITIGATION DOCUMENTS, MODIFIES PROBABLE CAUSE HEARING PROCEDURE
September 14, 2009 2010 CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES RAISE OVER $250 MILLION IN FIRST HALF OF 2009;
SENATE CANDIDATES RAISE RECORD AMOUNT FOR PERIOD
September 11, 2009 Federal Election Commission’s ADR Program Resolves 31 Cases in First Six Months of 2009; Civil Penalties Total $73,900
September 9, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
August 31, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
August 27, 2009 FEC TAKES ACTION ON FOUR ADVISORY OPINIONS
August 26, 2009 FEC HOLDS SECOND DAY OF PUBLIC HEARING ON IMPROVING ITS WEBSITE AND INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS
August 21, 2009 FEC Holds Second Day of Public Hearings on Website and Internet Communications Improvement Initiative
August 19, 2009 FEC Summarizes Political Party Activity for January 1 – June 30, 2009
August 17, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
August 11, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
August 7, 2009 Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of FEC in Case Challenging Constitutionality of Regulations, Enforcement Policy
August 6, 2009 FEC RELEASES FEDERAL ELECTIONS 2008 REPORT
August 4, 2009 FEC LAUNCHES E-LEARNING AND YOUTUBE OFFERINGS
July 30, 2009 FEC HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING ON IMPROVING ITS WEBSITE AND INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS
July 29, 2009 FEC ISSUES THREE ADVISORY OPINIONS
July 27, 2009 FEC PUBLIC HEARING ON WEBSITE AND INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVE
July 21, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SEVEN CASES
July 6, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
June 30, 2009 FEC Settles Allegations of Impermissible Contributions
June 26, 2009 FEC SEEKS PUBLIC COMMENT ON IMPROVING ITS WEBSITE AND INTERNET COMMUNICATIONS
June 25, 2009 FEC ADOPTS PROCEDURES TO BROADEN OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMENT DURING
AUDIT, ADVISORY OPINION PROCESSES
June 25, 2009 FEC TAKES ACTION ON ADVISORY OPINION REQUESTS
June 25, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
June 19, 2009 FEC Launches Final Phase of Project to Make All Closed Enforcement Cases Available Online
June 19, 2009

FEC ISSUES ADVISORY OPINION ON VISCLOSKY REQUEST

June 18, 2009 FEC TAKES ACTION ON AUDIT REPORT FOR CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE
June 15, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
June 10, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
June 8, 2009 2008 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN FINANCIAL ACTIVITY SUMMARIZED: RECEIPTS NEARLY DOUBLE 2004 TOTAL
June 4, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
June 1, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
May 28, 2009 PARTY FINANCIAL ACTIVITY SUMMARIZED FOR THE 2008 ELECTION CYCLE: PARTY SUPPORT FOR CANDIDATES INCREASES
May 22, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
May 19, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE CASES
May 15, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
May 11, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX CASES
May 7, 2009 FEC ACTS ON ADVISORY OPINION REQUEST, ANNOUNCES WEEKLY DIGEST
April 30, 2009 FEC Reaches Settlement with Rev. Al Sharpton, Sharpton 2004 and Non-profit Corporation
April 27, 2009 FEC Expands Web Site Advisory Opinion Search Feature
April 27, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE CASES
April 24, 2009 Growth in PAC Financial Activity Slows
April 24, 2009 FEC Introduces 2010 Maps on Web Site
April 23, 2009 FEC ACTS ON ADVISORY OPINION REQUEST
April 23, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE CASES
April 16, 2009 FEC APPROVES ADVISORY OPINION ON INDEPENDENT EXPENDITURES
April 9, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE CASES
April 3, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX MATTERS
April 3, 2009 FEC Acts on Advisory Opinion Requests, Approves Legislative Recommendations
March 25, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FIVE MATTERS
March 13, 2009 FEC INTRODUCES WEB RESOURCE ON HLOGA LOBBYIST BUNDLING DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS
March 13, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON FOUR MATTERS
March 9, 2009 Number of Federal PACs Increases
March 5, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON TWO MATTERS
February 27, 2009 ROBERT A. HICKEY NAMED NEW STAFF DIRECTOR OF FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION
February 27, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON SIX MATTERS
February 26, 2009 FEC CLOSES EIGHT MATTERS
February 12, 2009 FEC Confirms that Corporation may Solicit Contributions from Certain Individual Members of its Wholly Owned Subsidiaries
February 10, 2009 FEC TAKES FINAL ACTION ON EIGHT MATTERS
February 9, 2009

FEC ANNOUNCES FINAL ACTION ON NINE MATTERS

February 3, 2009 FEC Finalizes Disclosure Requirements for Contributions Bundled by Lobbyists, Registrants and their PACs
February 2, 2009

FEC ANNOUNCES FINAL ACTION ON EIGHT MATTERS

January 23, 2009

FEC Approves Matching Funds for 2008 Presidential Candidates

January 22, 2009

FEC Completes Action In Eight Matters

January 16, 2009 Commission Holds Comprehensive Public Hearing on Procedures
January 13, 2009 FEC to Hold Broad-Ranging Hearing, Wednesday-Thursday, Jan. 14-15

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