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District Court issues opinion in Brown, et al. v. FEC

May 13, 2019

WASHINGTON – The United States District Court for the District of Columbia today issued a Memorandum Opinion and Order in Brown, et al. v. FEC (Case No. 19-1021).

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency that administers and enforces federal campaign finance laws. The FEC has jurisdiction over the financing of campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, the Presidency and the Vice Presidency. Established in 1975, the FEC is composed of six Commissioners who are nominated by the President and confirmed by the U.S. Senate.