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  • FEC Record: Outreach

FEC to host April 26 webinar for trade associations and their PACs

March 20, 2017

The Commission will hold a one-day online seminar for trade associations and their political action committees (PACs) on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Commission staff will conduct several technical workshops on the federal campaign finance laws affecting trade associations and their PACs. Workshops are designed for those seeking an introduction to the basic provisions of the law as well as for those more experienced in campaign finance law.

Attendees can choose one of two options for the morning session, Basics and Best Practices or Recent Developments in the Law. The afternoon will feature a two-part workshop on Trade Association PAC operations. Participants will be able to download electronic copies of the workshop materials in advance, and will receive additional instructions and technical information shortly before the event. For more information, and a detailed agenda, please visit the Trade Association webinar web page.

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The cost to participate is $80. Refunds (minus a $20 registration fee) will be made for all cancellations received by Friday, April 21; no refund will be made for cancellations received after that date. 

Please direct all questions about registration and fees to Sylvester Management Corporation (Phone: 1-800/246-7277; email: For other questions call the FEC’s Information Division at 1-800/424-9530 (press 6), or send an email to

Webinar Schedule: April 26, 2017
Morning Sessions Option 1: Basics and Best Practices 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern
Option 2: Recent Developments in the Law 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern
Afternoon Sessions Trade Association PAC Operations Part 1 1:15 - 2:45 PM Eastern
Trade Association PAC Operations Part 2 3:00 - 4:30 PM Eastern
  • Author 
    • Isaac Baker
    • Communications Specialist