Huckabee Super-PAC Sues FEC to Use Candidate’s Name
(Bloomberg) -- Super-political action cmte supporting former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee’s Republican presidential campaign files lawsuit to prevent FEC from shutting down www.ilikemikehuckabee.com and Facebook page titled “I Like Mike Huckabee,” Bloomberg BNA’s Kenneth P. Doyle reports.
* Pursuing America’s Greatness super-PAC that is promoting
Huckabee’s candidacy is challenging recent FEC advisory
opinion ruling that concerned super-PAC supporting
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders
* Ruling says anti-fraud provisions of federal campaign
finance law prevent independent PACs from incorporating
candidate’s name, incl using name in “special
project,” such as website, to support candidate
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