Professor Nelson Lund Named to New Election Reform Commission

George Mason University Patrick Henry Professor of Law Nelson Lund has been named to a new commission to study the federal election system and recommend changes to Congress. The Commission on Federal Election Reform is a private, bi-partisan panel that is co-chaired by former President Jimmy Carter and former Secretary of State James A. Baker and includes former Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle, former House Minority Leader Bob Michel, former U.S. Representatives Lee H. Hamilton and Susan Molinari, as well as, university presidents, scholars, and community leaders.