Public Disclosure and Media Relations Division
The Press Office is responsible for releasing information to the media about Commission actions and campaign finance activity, and responding to specific press inquiries about campaign finance law and regulations, Commission actions, and the financial activity of federal campaigns, parties, PACs and others who file reports with the FEC. Specialists can help reporters navigate and understand information provided by committees as well as policy and enforcement actions taken by the Commission.
For more information, see http://www.fec.gov/press/press.shtml
Judith Ingram, Press Officer
Judith Ingram joined the FEC Press Office in 2009 after serving as Communications Director for the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Judith began her journalism career as a freelancer based in Budapest, then worked as an Associated Press reporter and editor in New York, Vienna and Moscow. She was the AP Bureau Chief in Moscow in 2003-2006. She holds a B.A. from Bryn Mawr College and an M.A. from Harvard University.
Press Office Staff
- Christian Hilland, Deputy Press Officer
- Myles Martin, Public Affairs Specialist
- Carmen Gray, Administrative Assistant
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Public Records Branch
The Commission’s public record includes not only all campaign finance reports filed from 1972 to the present and a disclosure database containing data from 1977 to the present, but also Commission meeting agendas and documents, advisory opinions, closed enforcement cases, audits, petitions for rulemaking and comments, campaign finance statistical compilations, federal election vote results, Ethics in Government Act statements filed by presidential candidates, and more. The Public Records Branch has knowledgeable staff to help researchers locate documents, access data from the disclosure database, and navigate the website. The office is open to the public from 9 to 5 on weekdays.
For more information, see https://www.fec.gov/introduction-campaign-finance/how-to-research-public-records/
Public Records Branch Staff
- Eileen J. Leamon, Deputy Assistant Staff Director for Disclosure
- Jason Bucelato, Senior Public Affairs Specialist
- Julie Kinzer, Public Information Specialist
- LaTonya Prescott, Public Information Specialist
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