- Sep 15, 2016
The Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA) sets individual contribution limits to federal candidates at $2,700 per election — with primaries, general elections, runoffs and special elections each counted separately.
- Apr 22, 2016
The Campaign Legal Center and Democracy 21 filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia against the Federal Election Commission for dismissing five complaints that CLC and D21 filed with the agency. The dismissed complaints called for FEC investigation into donors who broke disclosure laws by hiding behind personal Limited Liability Companies (LLC) to anonymously make contributions to super PACs.
- Mar 13, 2017
This document was released to the public as a result of a CLC FOIA Request. It contains a letter sent from the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) to the White House on Feb. 13, 2017 on Kellyanne Conway's possible violation fo the Standards of Conduct prohibiting employees from misusing their public positions.
- Mar 7, 2017
CLC submitted a FOIA Request with the Financial Management Service to obtain records about President Trump's pledge to donate profits from his hotels to the U.S. Treasury during his presidency.
- Mar 7, 2017
CLC submitted a FOIA Request with the EPA to learn about correspondence related to renewable fuel standard rules that may involve a conflict of interest.
- Mar 2, 2017
CLC and Common Cause filed a complaint with the FEC alleging Donald Trump's campaign violated federal election law by illegally accepting campaign contributions after Election Day and falsely reporting those contributions .