In a First Amendment challenge to Federal Election Commission regulations claiming that the regulations chilled plaintiff's right to disseminate information about a presidential candidate, denial of a preliminary injunction is affirmed where the regulations' words "support or oppose the election of a clearly identified Federal candidate" when used to identify regulated campaign funds were constitutional.
Argued: May 13, 2009
Decided: August 5, 2009
Opinion by Judge Niemeyer
Harry Jacobs Summers, Federal Election Commission, Washington, DC