Federal Election Commission
United States federal regulatory agency
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The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency in the United States. Their purpose is to force campaign finance law in federal elections. It was created in 1974 through amendments to the Federal Election Campaign Act.
|Formed||October 15, 1974|
|Jurisdiction||Federal government of the United States|
|Status||Independent regulatory agency|
|Headquarters||Washington, D.C., USA|
|Annual budget||$79,100,000 USD (FY 2017)|
- (November 15, 2017). "Federal Election Commission: Agency Financial Report, Fiscal Year 2017" (pdf).Template:Usgovpd
- "Caroline C. Hunter". Federal Election Commission. Retrieved 9 January 2020.
- "Steven T. Walther". Federal Election Commission. Retrieved 9 January 2020.
- "52 U.S. Code § 30106 - Federal Election Commission". LII / Legal Information Institute. Retrieved 2017-06-03.