Tag: FEC

IT Policy, Tech

FEC moves toward potentially regulating AI deepfakes in campaign ads

August 10, 2023

Via: Washington's Top News

The Federal Election Commission has begun a process to potentially regulate AI-generated deepfakes in political ads ahead of the 2024 election, a move advocates say would safeguard voters against a particularly insidious form of election disinformation. The FEC’s unanimous procedural […]

Federal, Policy

Can the FEC pivot to protect election tech?

September 5, 2017

Via: FCW

The agency charged with enforcing campaign finance rules faces a new high-tech threat that it’s not equipped to handle, says a former federal elections official. At an Aug. 31 event hosted by Georgetown University, former Chairman of the Federal Election […]