|For Immediate Release||Contact:||Judith Ingram|
|May 5, 2014||Julia Queen|
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District Court Issues Judgment in James v. FEC
WASHINGTON – Today the United States District Court for the District of Columbia issued its Order and Judgment in James v. FEC (Case 1:12-cv-01451-JRB-RLW-JEB). The text of the Order and Judgment may be found here.
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency that administers and enforces federal campaign finance laws. The FEC has jurisdiction over the financing of campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, the Presidency and the Vice Presidency. Established in 1975, the FEC is composed of six Commissioners who are nominated by the President and confirmed by the U.S. Senate.