Independent Expenditure

FEC Issues New Guidance on 501(c)(4) Independent Expenditure Reporting

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) has issued new guidance on the reporting obligations of outside groups, including 501(c)(4) organizations, that make independent expenditures (“IEs”) in federal elections. The need for guidance arose from the federal court decision...

Chief Justice Temporarily Stays Increased Disclosure of 501(c)(4) Contributors

A federal court decision that would require 501(c)(4) organizations making independent expenditures (“IEs”) in federal elections to disclose more of their donors than they have previously been required to do under Federal Election Commission (FEC)...