March 01, 2019

March 2019 Update: Address Filter And Preclearance

Preclearance lists
You can now integrate preclearance data into illumis. Use the Preclearance tab to add and store contribution requests to the platform, helping keep your workflows streamlined and centralized, and easily share data across the team.

In the next few months, we’ll be adding additional functionality to automatically match pre-cleared contributions directly to records detected, letting you quickly and easily reconcile records in the platform.

Exclude contributor addresses and employers
Customers can now exclude false positives using address or employer information on the record. For example, if you’re monitoring a common name like Andrew Allen, and know the Andrew Allen in Westbury isn’t the person you want results for, you can set up a filter to remove results for addresses in that city. Here’s how:

Please Note: This post was updated in June 2020 to reflect our company’s new name: illumis


compliance updates
Early last year, we published a blog citing multiple statistics on the rapid influx in political contributions, specifically showcasing an increase on the federal level – unsurprising, given that 2020 was a presidential election year.
compliance updates
Starting April 1, 2022, Delaware County will join the growing number of municipalities and localities implementing increased pay-to-play regulations. As reported back in January 2022, this is one more instance within a larger trend of pay-to-play regulations continuing to move local.
compliance updates
Pay-to-play regulations are becoming increasingly difficult to manage as they continue to move beyond just federal and state laws. We saw this recently in a City Council decision in Pennsylvania: