FEC's Weintraub asks Congress about staying on past her term

Bolton, Alexander
June 2007
Hill;6/12/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 69, p4
The article reports on the request by Ellen Weintraub, a member of the U.S. Federal Election Commission, (FEC) to Democratic leaders in the Senate and House of staying at the agency inspite of her term expiration at the end of April 2007. She asserted that she would be willing to serve another six years, but it would require a change in the law. According to her, the one-term limit that the Congress enacted for FEC in 1997 is a poor policy.


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