More Troubles for the FEC

The FEC is edging dangerously close to a problematic anniversary. Almost a year ago their General Counsel resigned to reenter the private sector, leaving the position vacant. The head of the legal department is integral to the FEC, and the position’s absence may hurt the Commission’s ability to stay on mission.

Dave Levinthal, senior reporter with the Center for Public Integrity, discussed that and the IRS’s proposal of new rules to better regulate dark money coming from social welfare nonprofits with Capital Insider.