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Protecting the integrity of the federal campaign finance process

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Campaign finance data

Showing how money is raised and spent in federal elections.

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Providing guidance for individuals and groups that are active in federal elections.

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Administering and enforcing federal campaign finance law.

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    Campaign finance data

    Find out how a specific candidate or committee raises and spends money

    Track recently reported financial activity, like total cash on hand

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    Discover which groups are supporting or opposing a candidate

    Look up independent expenditures »

    Learn who's giving to candidates and committees

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    Introduction to campaign finance and elections

    The FEC maintains financial data for past and current elections and the candidates in those races

    Find by state and district


    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.

    Learn more about the FEC's history and mission »
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