Former FEC Chair Calls for Government Agency to Collect Social Media

Ann Ravel, the former Democratic chair of the Federal Election Commission who controversially pushed to regulate the internet during her time leading the commission, is now suggesting a new government enforcement agency be established to help tech companies discover questionable communications from social media sites in an effort to find alleged disinformation campaigns.

Law Firm Owned by Dem Rep’s Sister Continues to Rake in Campaign Cash

Rep. William Lacy Clay (D., Mo.) continues to push campaign funds to a law firm run by his sister, which has now received nearly $1 million in payments since first appearing on the campaign’s payroll 16 years ago, according to Federal Election Commission filings.