Commissioners in a southeastern Utah county are welcoming a federal judge's order that an independent expert redraw the county's commission and school board election districts because they're unconstitutional. San Juan … Click to Continue »
Celeste Katz notes some good news. As I wrote Sunday: Meanwhile, House Republicans are moving to abolish the United States Election Assistance Commission, a bipartisan federal agency that serves as a clearinghouse for information about best voting practices and certifies the security … Continue reading ?
The Associated Press reports: The Trump presidential campaign has spent almost $1 million on legal fees since the beginning of the year, according to a campaign finance report filed Saturday with the Federal Election Commission. That includes a $50,000 charge for the law firm of Alan Futerfas, who is representing Trump Jr. Show More Summary
The Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission decision in 2010 changed the landscape for political giving, making it
The efforts of top Federal Election Commission Democrat, Ellen Weintraub, to demand an inquisition into the potential coordination with Russians of conservative news outlets like Infowars, Breitbart and the Drudge Report, have been dashed...Show More Summary
FEC says lawmakers may use campaign funds on home security WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Election Commission has voted 5-0 to let lawmakers use campaign funds to upgrade security systems at their homes after a House member was critically wounded in a shooting last month.
The Federal Election Commission has voted 5-0 to let lawmakers use campaign funds to upgrade security systems at their homes after a House member was critically wounded in a shooting … Click to Continue »
Release: Today Common Cause, the Campaign Legal Center and Democracy 21 filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Election Commission (FEC) supplementing a complaint filed by Common Cause on Monday. The expanded complaint alleges … Continue reading ?
Several watchdog groups filed a complaint Thursday with the Federal Election Commission accusing Donald Trump Jr. of illegally coordinating with Russia during the 2016 campaign, based on the emails he released earlier this week detailing...Show More Summary
(Sipa via AP Images/Olivier Douliery/Abaca) The Federal Election Commission in Washington, D.C. democracy_rules.jpg T he question of whether Donald Trump and his team violated campaign-finance laws remains front and center in the rapidly expanding Russia probe. Show More Summary
Paperwork has been filed for Dwayne Johnson's Run the Rock 2020 Presidential campaign with the Federal Election Commission.
The ACLU is suing the president’s election commission under a federal law designed to ensure public accountability. Despite requesting a staggering amount of sensitive data from every registered voter in the country, Donald Trump’s Election...Show More Summary
Ari Berman: The likes of Kobach, Blackwell, von Spakovsky, and Adams have for years spread debunked lies about voter fraud and have championed efforts to make it harder to vote, often in violation of federal law. Putting them on an “election integrity” commission … Continue reading ?
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is looking to target right-wing media outlets under the guise that they could’ve helped Russia interfere into our presidential election, reported The Washington Examiner’s Paul Bedard Tuesday. The...Show More Summary
Release: The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit today over the lack of transparency by President Trump’s election commission. The lawsuit charges the commission with failing to comply with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, which is designed to … Continue reading ?
Run the Rock 2020 filed with the Federal Election Commission on Sunday, and it wants Dwayne Douglas Johnson, aka the Rock, to run for president in 2020.
The American Civil Liberties Union charges that the commission has failed to meet federal transparency requirements, instead conducting its proceedings under a "cloak of secrecy."
The American Civil Liberties Union and civil rights leaders have filed a lawsuit in Miami federal court challenging President Trump's commission on election fraud. The lawsuit filed Monday is the … Click to Continue »
A campaign committee has been formally filed with the Federal Election Commission to draft actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson for president. Read more...
WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday said it had filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Donald Trump's election commission, saying it had failed to follow federal law governing public access and transparency for such advisory groups. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments