Outside Spending, Coordination, and Corruption After Citizens United
The Brennan Center for Justice presents:
Outside Spending, Coordination,
and Corruption After Citizens United
A Congressional Briefing with Representative Mike Honda
Thursday, January 22, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
U.S. Capitol Building
Executive Director and General Counsel
Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission
Director of Candidacy and Campaign Finance
Maryland State Board of Elections
Federal Election Commission
Campaign Legal Center
Brennan Center for Justice
**Light refreshments will be served.**
Five years after Citizens United, outside spending in elections at all levels has skyrocketed, and unlimited spenders are working hand-in-glove with candidates who have every incentive to look after their interests if elected. The Chair of the Federal Election Commission and top election regulators in Connecticut and Maryland will discuss the challenges of preventing corruption and suggest ideas for the path forward.
Join the Brennan Center for Justice for this timely congressional briefing, hosted by Rep. Mike Honda (D-CA 17).