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Protecting the integrity of the campaign finance process

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Now open for public comment: Several rulemaking petitions
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Learn about candidates running in a particular state or district for past or upcoming elections.

Who is raising and spending the most

Learn how much individual candidates have raised and spent for presidential, Senate and House elections.

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Established in 1975, the FEC is composed of six Commissioners who are appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate. By law, no more than three can represent the same political party.

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