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Federal Communications Commission (FCC)


Candidates who appear on television and radio, even when not advocating for their campaigns, may be subject to FCC regulations such as the equal time doctrine.  Candidates should consult the FCC materials here:  The applicable federal statutes and FCC rules are found here:


Federal Election Commission (FEC)


This federal agency oversees all federal campaigns and federal campaign issues. The website is


U.S. Office of Special Counsel (Hatch Act)


Part of this agency's duties is to oversee the Hatch Act as it applies to state and local governmental employees who are principally employed in connection with programs financed by federal government grants, when those employees want to become involved in poitical activities. Federal Advisory Opinions and other resources regarding the Hatch Act may be found here:


IRS Tax Law on Political Activities by Charities


This site contains information that concerns what political activities charities can engage in under appropriate federal taxation guidelines. You will find them at this website:


Federal/State Election Directory


This link lists agencies and officials in the U.S. that have roles in the election process. The link is


This link goes to a site that organizes and collects/updates information regarding county offices in all fifty states.  The link is


This link also goes to a site that organizes and collect/updates information regarding legal system contact information on both a local and national level.


This link features jail directories, public records, court clerks


This link features inmate finders, warrant lookups, student and faculty records, government employee directory, court cases, attorney and legal counsel directory, organization members, more


Links to Other State Ethics Agencies

Alabama Campaign Finance
Alabama Ethics Commission
Alaska Legislative Ethics
Arizona Clean Elections
Arkansas Ethics
California Elections
Colorado Ethics Center
Colorado Elections
Connecticut Elections
Connecticut Ethics
Delware Public Integrity
District of Columbia Ethics
District of Columbia Elections
Florida Elections Commission
Florida Commission on Ethics
Georgia State Ethics
Hawaii Campaign Spending
Idaho Elections
Illinois Board of Elections
Chicago Board of Ethics

Indiana Campaign Finance
Indiana State Ethics
Kansas Governmental Ethics Commission 
Kentucky Legislative Ethics
Kentucky Executive Ethics
Kentucky Registry of Election
Louisiana Board of Ethics
Maine Ethics and Elections
Maryland State Board of Elections
Maryland State Ethics
Massachusetts Campaign
Massachusetts Ethics
Michigan Bureau of Elections
Michigan State Board of Ethics
Minnesota Campaign Finance

Mississippi Secretary of State
Missouri Ethics Commission
Montana Commissioner of Political Practices
Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure
Nevada Commission on Ethics
New Hampshire Secretary of State
New Jersey Executive Ethics
New Jersey Legislative Ethics
New Jersey Election Law Enforcement
New Mexico
New York Board of Elections
New York Ethics Commission
New York City Campaign Finance
North Carolina Board of Ethics
North Dakota
Ohio Elections
Ohio Ethics
Oklahoma Ethics
Oregon Secretary of State
Oregon Government Standards
Pennsylvania Dept of State
Pennsylvania Ethics Commission
Rhode Island Ethics Commission
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee Election Finance
Texas Ethics Commission
Utah State Elections
Virginia State Board of Elections
Washington Executive Ethics Board
Washington Public Disclosure
West Virginia
Wisconsin State Elections
Wisconsin State Ethics