FEC to Hold Public Hearing on NPRM on Candidates’ and Officeholders’ Participation in Non-Federal Fundraising Events
Tuesday, March 16, 10 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
FEC Hearing Room
WASHINGTON—The Federal Election Commission will hold a public hearing Tuesday, March 16, at 10 a.m., on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on Participation by Federal Candidates and Officeholders at Non-Federal Fundraising Events. The NPRM proposed rules regarding federal candidates’ and officeholders’ participation at non-federal fundraising events, as well as their inclusion in publicity relating to such events. The proposed rules are in response to the opinion of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in Shays v. FEC, 528 F.3d 914 (D.C. Cir. 2008).
The Commission will hear testimony from the following:
The hearing will be held at the Commission’s offices at 999 E Street, N.W. in Washington. The schedule of witnesses is available on the FEC website.