Buckley v. Valeo Turns 40

Buckley v. Valeo is a Supreme Court case that was decided on January 30, 1976. It is a case to which all campaign finance law must answer. The Court undertook a comprehensive review of the Federal Election Campaign Act and struck down or modified numerous parts of the...

De Minimis is Not Dead in Campaign Finance

The campaign finance reform lobby continues to favor expanding and vigorously enforcing campaign finance disclosure. Although it has found little success at the federal level in recent years—in large part thanks to a principled bloc of commissioners at the Federal...