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Reminder: Prohibition Concerning Campaign Contributions and Outlays

Dec 11, 2020
Campaign Activity Pink Sheet

The purpose of this memorandum is to remind House Members and employees of the federal criminal statute prohibiting campaign contributions to an employing Member, including making outlays on behalf of that Member’s authorized campaign committee.  The memorandum includes illustrative examples of how the federal prohibition applies, as well as best practices to help House employees avoid violating the criminal statute. Click here to view the Pink Sheet