“Revisiting Campaign Finance Regulation 10 Years After Citizens United”

Video: ACS held a panel discussion on the state of campaign finance on January 16, 2020.  Titled “Revisiting Campaign Finance Regulation 10 Years After Citizens United,” the event featured Jason Abel, Lee Goodman, Chisun Lee, and Ciara Torres-Spelliscy and was moderated by Michael Tomasky.  A decade after the … Continue reading

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“Seattle City Council bans ‘foreign-influenced’ companies from most political spending”

Seattle Times: The Seattle City Council voted Monday to ban most political spending by “foreign-influenced corporations,” in a move that could hinder attempts by multinational tech titans to influence the city’s elections…. The city’s new ban applies to corporations with a single non-United … Continue reading

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“Election experts urge Trump, congressional leaders to end stalemate at FEC”

The Hill: Lobbyists and lawyers who specialize in U.S. elections wrote to President Trump and congressional leaders on Monday, urging the confirmation of another federal election commissioner to end “an untenable situation.”The Federal Election Commission (FEC), the government’s campaign watchdog … Continue reading

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