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Federal Election Commission

The Federal Election Commission is an independent regulatory agency that was founded in 1975 by the United States Congress to regulate the campaign finance legislation in the United States. It was created in a provision of the 1975 amendment to the Federal Election Campaign Act. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Federal Election Commission has 35 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1988, Petition to Deny Campaign Funds. The year with the most videos was 2002 with 11 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 253 views per program. Most appearances with Danny L. McDonald (24), Scott E. Thomas (23), David M. Mason (20). Most common tags: Campaign Finance, Commercials, First Amendment.

Recent Programs

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    Federal Election Commission Meeting

    The Federal Election Commission (FEC) met to consider matters including requests for rulings on campaign finance questions from…

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    Rules for Election Ads

    The Federal Election Commission (FEC) met to reform regulations after the Federal Election Commission v. Wisconsin Right to Life

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    Federal Election Regulations

    The Federal Election Commission debated and rejected, on a vote of 3-3, a proposal that would have allowed political…

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    Federal Election Commission Hearing

    Members of the Federal Election Commission discussed a number of issues. They spoke about the legality of certain campaign financing…

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