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AREA OF EXPERTISE NEEDED: FEC law, regulations and

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AREA OF EXPERTISE NEEDED: FEC law, regulations and practices.
My question concerns eligible / allowable expenditures by PACS, SUPER PACS and/or 527's
Would it be permitted for any/all of these entities spend roughly $500,000 to conduct a qualitative/quantitative analysis of a theoretical macro-economic model?
If the results are favorable it would ultimately become a very popular policy initiative ... so popular it could be used in the campaign to garner votes and fund raise
If so, can you point to any similar examples?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  N Cal Atty replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Item 46 at


states that research and research services are an allowable disbursement for a PAC.

You can get a fee consultation from some of the election law attorneys listed by location here.

I hope this information is helpful.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

This is exactly what I was looking for.

Thank you

Expert:  N Cal Atty replied 1 year ago.

That is great!

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