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Chapter : Federal Election Commission
Federal Election Commission
- INTRODUCTION 453
- AGENCY ORGANIZATION 455
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 458
- INFORMATION SOURCES 459
- JUDICIAL ACTION AND COURT CASE SELECTIONS 461
- REFERENCES AND FURTHER READINGS 462
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency. It administers and enforces the provisions of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971, as amended. The act requires the disclosure of sources and uses of funds in campaigns for any federal office, limits the size of individual contributions, and provides for partial public financing of presidential elections. Partial ...