- Dec 4, 2017
CLC sent a letter to Senate Appropriations Chairman Thad Cochran and Vice Chairman Patrick Leahy, strongly opposing measures in the appropriations bill that threaten to undermine important protections for the democratic process.
Complaint to IRS: Requesting Investigation into Foundation for Moral Law for Involvement in Roy Moore CampaignNov 20, 2017
CLC filed a supplemental complaint containing new evidence with the Internal Revenue Service about the Foundation for Moral Law's unlawful political activity under tax code that regulates charities.
Complaint to IRS: Requesting Investigation into Foundation for Moral Law for Involvement in Roy Moore CampaignSep 21, 2017
CLC has requested an immediate investigation by the Internal Revenue Service IRS into an organization run by the wife of Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore, which appears to have repeatedly violated the law prohibiting charities from engaging in electoral politics. The group, Foundation for Moral Law, used charitable funds to promote Moore’s Senate candidacy.
- Sep 7, 2017
CLC joined on a coalition letter urging the House Financial Services Committee to oppose the campaign finance riders that are attached to the bill. CLC supports the ability of the IRS to implement regulations governing the campaign activities of section 501(c)(4) organizations, and the SEC to implement regulations requiring public corporations to disclose their campaign activities to shareholders.