State Board of Elections to Host Campaign Finance Seminars in Syracuse & Utica

ALBANY, NY (04/25/2014)(readMedia)-- The New York State Board of Elections will host campaign finance seminars in Syracuse and Utica on Wednesday, May 7 and Thursday, May 8, respectively.

Each seminar will include a presentation on campaign financial disclosure requirements as defined in New York State Election Law. Conducted by NYSBOE's Campaign Finance Unit, these seminars are designed to assist candidates and committees in understanding the law and the disclosure process. Members of the media and the public are welcome. Copies of the 2014 Campaign Finance Handbook will be provided to attendees.

The information for the seminars is as follows:

Syracuse Wednesday, May 7, 2014
12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Onondaga County Board of Elections
1000 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204

Utica Thursday, May 8, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Oneida County Building
Board of Legislators Chamber, 10th Floor
800 Park Avenue
Utica, NY 13501

The seminars, which are free-of-charge, are held in partnership with the county boards of elections.

Those interested in attending a seminar should register on the NYSBOE website at or by calling 800-458-3453.