- Jan 6, 2015
"We're going to see. This is a lot of money, being paid for by somebody who is an owner of a team in the NFL. The NFL has wanted a lot of things in New Jersey," said Larry Noble, former general counsel for the Federal Election Commission and now senior counsel with the Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan watchdog group in Washington.
- Jan 4, 2015
These days, Paul S. Ryan, an attorney at the Campaign Legal Center, said he is more concerned about candidates skirting limits on exploratory committees and the influence of unlimited-money super PACs than Paul, or Cruz, getting a few thousand dollars more from their chief financiers.
- Jan 3, 2015
“We’ve had super-PACs run by a politician’s relatives, close friends and former employees,” said Meredith McGehee, policy director for The Campaign Legal Center.
- Dec 23, 2014
“From what I understand, it’s a growing problem,” said Meredith McGehee of the Campaign Legal Center, one of the outside groups that believes subpoena power is key to real ethics enforcement.
- Dec 19, 2014
Trevor Potter, Stephen Colbert’s lawyer and a partner at Washington law firm Caplin & Drysdale, made an important cameo Thursday night in the finale of “The Colbert Report” on Comedy Central...
- Dec 18, 2014
Meredith McGehee from the Campaign Legal Center and Brad Smith from the Center for Competitive Politics debate disclosure for political contributions.
- Dec 18, 2014
As part of NBC's Meet the Press: Make the Case series, CLC Policy Director Meredith McGehee and Brad Smith from the Center for Competitive Politics debated disclosure for political contributions.
To watch the full clip at NBC, click here.
- Dec 17, 2014
Instead of traditional presidential exploratory committee, he'll form a leadership PAC Lawrence Noble, a senior counsel at the Campaign Legal Center and former FEC general counsel, said potential candidates who use PACs typically want to pay as much out of them as possible, but must be careful about using it to pay for true campaign expenses or so-called testing the waters activities.