July 15 Campaign Finance Report Due from Candidates, Political Committees

ALBANY, NY (07/08/2014)(readMedia)-- All candidates and committees registered with the New York State Board of Elections (NYSBOE) are obligated to file the 2014 July Periodic Campaign Financial Disclosure Report, due July 15.

The report covers all candidate/committee financial activity, including contributions and expenditures, from January 12, 2014 through July 11, 2014. The reports must be submitted by July 15.

For each report filed with NYSBOE, candidates and committees should check the Campaign Finance section of the NYSBOE website at www.elections.ny.gov to ensure the report has been received and is accurate.

Article 14 of NYS Election Law contains provisions regarding campaign financial disclosure. It was enacted for several public policy purposes, including ensuring transparency of election funding, which allows for an informed electorate.

For more information, visit www.elections.ny.gov.