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March 19, 2009 open meeting

March 19, 2009

The Commission considers new regulations, advisory opinions and other public matters at open meetings, which are typically held at FEC headquarters on Thursdays at 10:00am.

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Open Meeting Agenda

THURSDAY, MARCH 19, 2009
10:00 a.m.

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Agenda

[Audio File of Entire Meeting, 65.8MB, Audio File Icon]

I. CORRECTIONS AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES Audio File Icon

Minutes for Thursday, February 12, 2009
Agenda Document No. 09-11

II. DRAFT ADVISORY OPINIONS Audio File Icon

A. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-01
Socialist Workers party, by counsel, Michael Krinsky, Esq. and Lindsey Frank, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-12
Circulated March 12, 2009

(Jonathan Levin/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

B. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-04 (Drafts A, B, & C)
Al Franken for U.S. Senate and Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, by Marc E. Elias, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-13
Circulated March 13, 2009 (Submited late)

(Commissioner Weintraub recused)

(Joanna Waldstreicher/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

III. ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION OF FEC RECORD Audio File Icon

(Place on the agenda pursuant to the filing of an objection by Commissioner Walther following circulation on a tally vote basis)

Agenda Document No. 09-14
Circulated March 13, 2009

(Gregory Scott of the Information Division)

IV. 2009 LEGISLATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS Audio File Icon

Agenda Document No. 09-15
To be circulated. (Submitted late)

(Duane Pugh, Congressional Affairs Officer)

V. MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

Additional Documents

Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-04 (Drafts A, B, & C)
Al Franken for U.S. Senate and Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, by Marc E. Elias, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-13A
Circulated March 19, 2009 (Submitted late)

(Joanna Waldstreicher/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

Agenda Document No. 09-13B
Circulated March 19, 2009 (Submitted late)

(Joanna Waldstreicher/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

Related Documents

Any comments submitted for the Advisory Opinions under consideration may be viewed by following the "Pending Advisory Opinions Requests" link on the Advisory Opinions page.

Minutes for this meeting

Approved minutes (Approved on April 16, 2009)

Draft minutes

Notices about this meeting