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Two Years Later: A Condensed Timeline of the IRS Political Targeting Scandal

Two Years Later:  A Condensed Timeline of the IRS Political Targeting Scandal

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CCP v. Harris: Emergency Application for Injunction Pending Certiorari

CCP v. Harris: Emergency Application for Injunction Pending Certiorari

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CCP Wins Nevada Express Advocacy Case

CCP Wins Nevada Express Advocacy Case

CCP President David Keating: “This is an important victory for free speech.” Alexandria, VA – The Nevada Supreme Court today ruled that the state government could not force a group of citizens to register with the state before circulating mailings that criticized an officeholder. In a major victory for free speech, the Court held that Citizens […]

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Brad Smith’s Comments on Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in Response to McCutcheon v. FEC

Brad Smith’s Comments on Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in Response to McCutcheon v. FEC

 January 15, 2015 Via Electronic Submission System Available for download at this link. Federal Election Commission Attn: Amy L. Rothstein, Assistant General Counsel 999 E Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20463 RE: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking [REG 2014-01] On October 9, 2014, the Commission issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in Response to McCutcheon […]

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II v. Gessler: Opening Brief (10th Circuit)

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