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Campaign Finance Filings and Data


Campaign Finance Database

The campaign finance database is the San Francisco Ethics Commission's repository for records relating to campaign finance and campaign consultant filings. It can answer questions about who is contributing money, who is receiving money, and how it is being spent. Use the campaign finance database to research campaign contributions and expenditures, or review campaign committee and campaign consultant statements and filing history.

The database provides live access to the Ethics Commission's records. Filings are accessible onced processed/posted by the Ethics Commission. Transactions can be extracted or searched for e-filed campaign finance Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) forms 460, 461, 465, 496 and 497. All transactions are posted live to the system as they are e-filed and are accessible within the "Advanced Search" or an export of a committee's transactions, with the exception of annual transaction exports which represent an export of all transactions in the database as of the previous calendar day.  A list of committees and other campaign filers included in the database is available for download.


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How To Use The Database

For assistance, please see the following help pages:

Datasets, Charts, and Analysis

In addition to the database, the Commission maintains a variety of datasets on that can be analyzed online or downloaded into CSV, Excel and JSON formats. The datasets are also accessible via the Socrata API.

Charts and Analysis

June 7, 2016 and November 8, 2016 Elections

November 3, 2015 Election

November 4, 2014 Election

June 3, 2014 Election

November 5, 2013, Election

November 6, 2012 Election

June 5, 2012 Election

November 8, 2011 Election

Complete Datasets

The following datasets contain all of the transactions filed on the applicable schedule by any committee that files electronic statements.

Datasets - FPPC Form 460 - Recipient Committee Campaign Statement

Datasets - FPPC Form 461 - Major Donor and Independent Expenditure Committee Statement

Datasets - FPPC Form 465 - Supplemental Independent Expenditure Report

Datasets - FPPC Form 496 - Late Independent Expenditure Report

Datasets - FPPC Form 497 - Late Contribution Report

Other Resources