11 CFR 9032.2 - Candidate.
Candidate means an individual who seeks nomination for election to the office of President of the United States. An individual is considered to seek nomination for election if he or she—
(a) Takes the action necessary under the law of a State to qualify for a caucus, convention, primary election or run-off election;
(c) Gives consent to any other person to receive contributions or to incur qualified campaign expenses on his or her behalf; or
Title 11 published on 2014-01-01
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