mccutcheon v fec

Global Democratic PAC Formed

A top national law firm, which provides legal assistance to Democrats, has helped register the Global Democratic PAC  with the Federal Election Commission.  

The Global Democratic PAC registered  as a Super PAC, with an address at the Washington, D.C. offices of Perkins Coie. Robert Carolina is the Treasurer. Carolina is the chairman of the Democrats Abroad United Kingdom.  

Supreme Court Strikes Down Aggregate Contribution Limit

The U.S. Supreme Court today issued its opinion  in  McCutcheon v. FEC  striking down the current aggregate contribution limit on political contributions.  

The individual aggregate two-year contribution limit had been $48,600 for giving to federal candidates, and $74,600 for giving to political party committees. See FEC brochure , The Biennial Contribution Limit.