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Commissioners

Established in 1975, the FEC is composed of six Commissioners who are appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate. By law, no more than three can represent the same political party.

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Headshot of Steven T. Walther
Chairman
Independent
Headshot of Caroline C. Hunter
Vice Chair
Republican
Headshot of Lee E. Goodman
Republican
Headshot of Matthew S. Petersen
Republican
Vacant Position
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