FEC to Host February 18 Webinar for Corporations and their PACs
The Commission will hold a one-day online seminar for corporations and their political action committees (PACs) on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Commission staff will conduct several technical workshops on the federal campaign finance laws affecting corporations and their PACs. Read more...
Expanded Online Training for 2015-16 Cycle
The Commission will expand its online compliance training program during the 2015-16 election cycle and replace its in-house seminars and workshops with webinars. This move reflects the relative attendance numbers for in-person and online training over the last year and the FEC’s desire to increase training opportunities for committees by eliminating travel time and expense. Read more...
National Parties May Establish New Accounts
On December 16, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 (H.R. 83). Provisions of that law enable national party committees to establish accounts to defray certain expenses... Read more...
FEC to Host Year-End Reporting and E-Filing Webinars
The Commission will offer its annual Year-End Reporting and FECFile workshops in January 2015. The webinars for PACs and party committees will be held on January 14, while the webinars for candidates will be offered on January 21. Read more...
Basic Rules for Disclaimers on Radio and TV Ads
As we enter the final weeks of the 2014 election cycle, many political committees will take to the airwaves to make their final pitches to voters. Judging by the calls to our toll-free information line, many of those committees have questions about the disclaimers that must appear on their ads. This article answers some of the most common questions about disclaimers on radio and television ads. Read more...
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