March 23, 2009

Number of PACs Hits All-Time High

ACCORDING TO the Federal Election Commission, the number of federally registered political action committees (PACs) has increased by 9% in the past year to reach an all-time high. The commission reported this month there were 4,611 registered PACs at the beginning of 2009 compared to 4,234 registered PACs at the beginning of 2008. The number of non-connected PACs, or those that are not connected to a corporation or trade organization or affiliated with a candidate or political party, increased the most, up 23% in one year.

Read More >

No comments: