One opinion deals with legal questions about a political action committee formed by comedian Stephen Colbert.
Both Colbertís and Majority PACís requests come in the wake of a surge in the creation of super PACs and other groups planning to raise and spend unlimited amounts of money this cycle.
While these opinions still need a four-vote majority from the six-member commission to be legally binding, the drafts released attempt to address a number of recent judicial rulings that have left many questions going into the 2012 election.
This has become more difficult in recent months as the FEC has split votes along party lines. Less than two weeks ago, the agencyís efforts to implement the nearly 18-month old landmark Citizens United ruling hit a road block when the FEC could not agree on what questions should be considered in its rulemaking.
James Jones, communications director for DC Vote, tapes a "DC Constituents Service Day" sign on the wall as he stands with other DC residents outside of Rep. Andy Harris's office on Capitol Hill to protest Harris' actions against D.C.'s marijuana laws on Thursday, July 24, 2014. DC Vote encouraged DC residents to bring their complaints about city services to the Maryland congressman.