Outside Spending, Coordination, and Corruption After Citizens United

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:00am

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
Visitors Center
HVC 201

featuring:

Michael Brandi
Executive Director and General Counsel
Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission

Jared DeMarinis
Director of Candidacy and Campaign Finance
Maryland State Board of Elections

Ann Ravel
Chair
Federal Election Commission

Paul Ryan
Senior Counsel
Campaign Legal Center

moderated by:

Chisun Lee
Counsel
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).

CLICK HERE to RSVP. If you have any additional questions, please contact Brennan Center Events Coordinator, Jafreen Uddin, at jafreen.uddin@nyu.edu or 646.292.8345.