Public Citizen v. FEC: Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment

Jul 30, 2014

The Plaintiffs, Public Citizen et al., by their undersigned counsel, and pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 56, the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA), 2 U.S.C. § 437g(a)(8)(C), and the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. § 706(2)(A) & (C), respectfully move this Court for a summary judgment declaring that the failure of the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to find “reason to believe” that Crossroads GPS violated FECA and the FEC’s subsequent dismissal of Plaintiffs’ administrative complaint was arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion and otherwise contrary to law, and directing the Commission to conform with such declaration within 30 days consistent with the Court’s judgment. 

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