Last updated on: 4/16/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 26, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

Government agency charged to disclose campaign finance information, enforce provisions of the Federal Election Campaign Act such as limits and prohibitions on contributions, and oversee public funding of Presidential elections.

FEC website, accessed Jan. 31, 2007

Mission:

“To ensure that the campaign finance process is fully disclosed and all federal campaign finance laws and FEC regulations are effectively and fairly enforced.”

“Fiscal Year 2008 Budget Request,” Sep. 13, 2006

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. Did Florida's Felon Disenfranchisement Laws Cause Al Gore to Lose the 2000 Presidential Elections?