State Board of Elections to Host Campaign Finance Seminars on Long Island

ALBANY, NY (05/29/2014)(readMedia)-- The New York State Board of Elections will host campaign finance seminars in Freeport and Hauppauge on Tuesday, June 17 and Wednesday, June 18, 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:

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Nassau County Board of Elections
Freeport Recreation Center Auditorium
130 East Merrick Road
Freeport, NY 11520

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
H. Lee Dennison Building
100 Veteran's Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788

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 1-800-458-3453.