DISCLOSE Act Reintroduced and Then Blocked in Senate - State and Federal Communications

September 24, 2010  •  

DISCLOSE Act Reintroduced and Then Blocked in Senate

Senate Bill 3628, known as the DISCLOSE Act, was reintroduced in the US Senate a second time but failed to garner the 60 votes necessary to be debated on the floor. The motion of cloture vote of 59 to 39 fell along party lines.

A reaction to Citizens United v SEC, the bill includes measures such as requiring organizations to disclose to shareholders, members, or donors information detailing how disbursements were made for campaign-related activity.

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