|For Immediate Release||
|June 20, 2014||Christian Hilland|
|.pdf version of this Weekly Digest||ISSUE 2014-25|
Week of June 16 – 20
COMMISSION MEETINGS AND HEARINGS
No Commission open meetings or executive sessions were scheduled this week.
The Commission made public four closed cases, as follows. For more information, see the case documents in the Enforcement Query System.
Rufer, et al. v. FEC (Case 1:14-cv-00837-CRC). On June 18, the plaintiffs filed a Reply Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of Plaintiffs' Motion for Preliminary Injunction in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
Stop Reckless Economic Instability caused by Democrats, et al. v. FEC (Case 1:14-cv-00397-AJT-IDD). On June 16, the Commission filed its Answer to Plaintiffs’ Complaint in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. On June 18, the Court issued an Order granting the Commission's Motion to Allow Time for Discovery under Rule 56(d) and denying plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment.
On June 17, Vice Chair Ann M. Ravel and Commissioner Ellen L. Weintraub issued a Statement on Judicial Review of Deadlocked Votes.
On June 18, Vice Chair Ann M. Ravel discussed campaign finance law and civic engagement at a Rotary Club of Morgan Hill, CA luncheon.
On June 19, Chairman Lee E. Goodman discussed the role and work of the Commission at an American Farm Bureau Federation conference.
On June 19, the Commission hosted a Webinar on July Quarterly Reporting for Candidate Committees.
On June 19, the Commission hosted a Webinar on FECFile for Candidate Committees.
On June 19, the Commission’s Office of Inspector General made public its FEC Compliance with FMFIA/OMB Circular A-123 Inspection Report.
CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTS
June 20: June Monthly Reports were due.
UPCOMING COMMISSION MEETINGS
June 24: The Commission is scheduled to hold an executive session.
June 26: The Commission is scheduled to hold an open meeting.
UPCOMING REPORTING DUE DATES
July 15: July Quarterly Reports are due. For more information on quarterly reporting dates, refer to the 2014 Quarterly Reporting page of the Commission website.
July 20: July Monthly Reports are due. For more information on monthly reporting dates, refer to the 2014 Monthly Reporting page of the Commission website
UPCOMING EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
June 25, Federal Election Commission, Washington, D.C. Webinar on July Quarterly Reporting for PACs and Party Committees.
June 25, Federal Election Commission, Washington, D.C. Webinar on FECFile for PACs and Party Committees.
The 2014 edition of the Combined Federal State Disclosure and Election Directory is available in the Public Records section of the Commission website. This publication identifies the federal and state agencies responsible for the disclosure of campaign finances, lobbying, personal finances, public financing, candidates on the ballot, election results, spending on state initiatives and other financial filings.
The 2013 Legislative Recommendations are available on the Commission’s website.
The 2014 edition of the Federal Election Commission Campaign Guide for Congressional Candidates and Committees is now available on the Commission’s website.
The August 2013 edition of the Federal Election Commission Campaign Guide for Political Party Committees is available on the Commission’s website.
The Official 2012 Presidential General Election Results are available in the Library section of the website. This listing was compiled from the official election results published by state election offices.
An index to Record news articles published is available on the Commission website. The Record news page is available in the Publications section of the Commission website. Sign up to receive email notification when new articles are posted.
The FEC Annual Reports from 1975-2006 are now available on the website. Beginning in 2007, the Commission consolidated its Annual Report with its Performance and Accountability Report (PAR) to provide a single account of the agency's activities for each fiscal year.
Instructional videos are available on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/FECTube?feature=watch. These videos are also available on the Commission's E-Learning resources page at http://www.fec.gov/info/elearning.shtml.
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