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October 4, 2012 open meeting

October 4, 2012

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, October 4, 2012
10:00 A.M.

AMENDED AGENDA

Audio File of Entire Hearing, 37.75 MB Audio File Icon


I. CORRECTION AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES Audio File Icon

Minutes for September 20, 2012
Agenda Document No.12-68

II. DRAFT ADVISORY OPINION 2012-25 Audio File Icon

American Future Fund, American Future Fund Political Action, Mr.David McIntosh and David McIntosh
for Indiana by Jason Torchinsky, Esq. and Michael Bayes, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 12-69 (Draft A & B)

(Submitted Late)

Agenda Document No. 12-69-A (Draft C)

(Submitted Late)

Held over from the meeting of September 20, 2012

(Neven Stipanovic/Robert Knop
of the Office of the General Counsel)

III. DRAFT ADVISORY OPINION 2012-32 Audio File Icon

Tea Party Leadership Fund, Mr. John Raese, and
Mr. Sean Bielat by Stephen M. Hoersting, Esq. and
Mr. Dan Backer, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 12-70
(Submitted Late)

(For discussion only. Vote will not occur on October 4 to allow for 10-day comment period under 2 U.S.C. 437f(d))

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

IV. DRAFT ADVISORY OPINION 2012-33 Audio File Icon


Pennsylvania Democratic Party by Neil Reiff, Esq.


(Withdrawn by requestor)

V. AUDIT DIVISION RECOMMENDATION MEMORANDUM ON THE MINNESOTA DEMOCRATIC-FARMER-LABOR PARTY
(MNDFL) (A09-08) Audio File Icon

Memorandum from the Audit Division dated
August 2, 2012

Agenda Document No. 12-64

(Gary Hache/Marty Favin of the Audit Division)

VI. AUDIT DIVISION RECOMMENDATION MEMORANDUM ON RIGHTMARCH.COM PAC, INC.(A09-25) Audio File Icon

Memorandum from the Audit Division dated
August 2, 2012

Agenda Document No.12-65

(Rosa Crussiah/Aiex Boniewicz of the Audit Division)

VII. CONSIDERATION OF THE U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (SEPTEMBER 20, 2012) ORDER IN VAN HOLLEN V. FEC Audio File Icon

VIII. CANDIDATE AND COMMITTEE VIEWER DEMONSTRATION Audio File Icon


The FEC Disclosure Portal now has new navigation tools for real-time viewing of candidates and
committees. Additionally, the FEC has added new customizable RSS features in this new suite of
research tools.

Held over from the meeting of September 20,2012
(Alec Palmer, Staff Director)

IX. MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

Minutes for this meeting

Approved minutes (Approved on October 18, 2012)

Draft minutes

Notices about this meeting