- Dec 15, 2014
Nonprofits' attacks on candidates not election related, they say Larry Noble, former FEC general counsel, said the ads aired by all the groups fall into a legal gray area but come dangerously close to crossing the line into election politics.
- Dec 11, 2014
"The numbers here are just outrageous," said Meredith McGehee, policy director at the Campaign Legal Center, saying that the law, because of its complexity, will also be a boon to lobbyists and political fundraisers.
- Dec 10, 2014
“The new increased caps on contributions to the parties represent nothing more than a rent increase for K Street lobbyists who organize and direct the flow of money from those Americans with the deepest pockets,” said Meredith McGehee, the head of the watchdog Campaign Legal Center...
- Dec 10, 2014
"The price for seat at the table in Washington just went up again and even further out of reach for all but the very richest of Americans," Campaign Legal Center President Meredith McGehee said in a statement.
The Washington Post: Fundraising Expansion Slipped Into Spending Deal Could Power Financial Bonzana for PartiesDec 10, 2014
“This backroom deal represents everything Americans detest about Washington and about Congress,” said Meredith McGehee, policy director at the Campaign Legal Center.
- Dec 9, 2014
“There’s no competition,” said Meredith McGehee, policy director of the Campaign Legal Center, a public interest group focused on campaign finance and government ethics.“ ...
- Dec 3, 2014
“This is a great way for a company to get access to her, to hear what she’s thinking, to be remembered if and when she does run for office,” Campaign Legal Center policy director Meredith McGehee told Mother Jones...
- Dec 2, 2014
“Our groups strongly oppose an effort being made by Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell to sneak a revision in the campaign finance laws into an omnibus appropriations bill that would for all practical purposes eliminate the limitations on coordinated expenditures by political parties,”...
- Dec 1, 2014
Four campaign finance watchdog organizations - Campaign Legal Center, Common Cause, Democracy 21 and Public Citizen - sent letters to senators on Monday saying that McConnell wanted to end limits on coordinated expenditures by the political parties...