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Protecting the integrity of the federal campaign finance process

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Campaign finance data

Showing how money is raised and spent in federal elections.

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Help for candidates and committees

Providing guidance for individuals and groups that are active in federal elections.

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Legal resources

Administering and enforcing federal campaign finance law.

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Campaign finance data

Find out how a specific candidate or committee raises and spends money

Track recently reported financial activity, like total cash on hand

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Discover which groups are supporting or opposing a candidate

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Learn who's giving to candidates and committees

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Help for candidates and committees

Introduction to campaign finance and elections

The FEC maintains financial data for past and current elections and the candidates in those races

Find by state and district


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.

Learn more about the FEC's history and mission »
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