The Federal Election Commission is raising questions about reports filed by the biggest super PAC associated with Scott B. Mackenzie, who's listed as the treasurer of more than two dozen PACs.
In the post-Citizens United era, where campaign fundraising involves pandering to corporate lobbyists and wealthy, special interests, requests like Reid's -- someone who is viewed as a leader in the Democratic party -- only further the appearance of corruption in our democracy.
“You want to insist that I am not a person,” she continued. After taking a break that lasted much longer than the stated
"In Latin America, we tend to have a public financing system, in which the government or the state allocates part of the
Republican Commissioner Matt Petersen, for example, joined the FEC in 2008, and took a turn as commission chairman in 2010
Candidates and party committees are banned from privately coordinating the content of their messages and the conduct of their
Well-known corporate chiefs funded illegal "dark money" contributions to groups in the Koch brothers' political network involved in Thursday's record campaign finance settlement in California, according to settlement documents.
Those documents also show that Charles Schwab, founder of Charles Schwab Corp., donated $6.4 million through Americans for
The commission's inquiry sparked a state grand jury investigation into suspected violations of campaign finance law and money
President Barack Obama is no longer the only president who hasn't successfully appointed someone to the Federal Election Commission.