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Terminating a committee

To close down committee operations, a committee must file a termination report. To file a termination report, a committee must:

  • no longer receive (or intend to receive) contributions; and
  • no ...
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Contributions to retire debts

If a campaign committee has net debts outstanding after an election is over, it may raise contributions to retire the debt provided that:

  • The contribution is designated for that election ...
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New election cycle begins

November 7, 2018, marked the beginning of a new election cycle. For reporting purposes, campaigns aggregate receipts and disbursements on an election cycle basis. As a result, all 2018 campaigns ...

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Handy Election Day links

Tuesday, November 6, is Election Day! While the FEC's mission relates solely to the financing of federal elections, we often get questions about other election-related topics, such as:

  • Where do ...
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