House Democrats Expected to Gain Seats in 2016

Articles appearing in the Washington Post and the respected Cook Report earlier this year have predicted that Republicans are overwhelming favorites to maintain control of the House. While winning a majority remains difficult (though not impossible), it is important to understand that Democrats are likely to make significant gains in the 2016 U.S. House election. [Read More]

Remembering National Director Russell Hemenway

Earlier this year, the NCEC lost its National Director Russell Hemenway. Through his work at the NCEC, Russ was an outspoken critic of the Vietnam War, earned a spot on Nixon's enemies list, and was a driving force behind campaign finance reform and the establishment of the FEC. [Read More]