Our mission is to maintain the integrity and transparency of the campaign finance process by enforcing the law, educating the public, administering public financing, and training campaign committees in order to encourage timely compliance.

Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission
Serving Hawaii Since 1973


What’s New

Minutes for March 12, 2014 Meeting
  Campaign Spending CommissionLeiopapa A Kamehameha Building, Room 204March 12, 201410:00 a.m. Commissioners Present:G. William Snipes, Eldon Ching, Gregory Shoda, Adrienne YoshiharaTina Gomes-Excused Staff Present:Kristin Izumi-Nitao, Tony Baldomero, Gary Kam, Ellen KojimaDeputy Attorney General Valri Kunimoto Call to Order:Meeting convened at 10:05 a.m. with Chair Snipes presiding. Consideration and Approval of Minutes on 2/12/2014:Commissioner Shoda moved […]
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Remember To Check-Off $3 On Your State Tax Return
The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission operates from a trust fund called the Hawaii Election Campaign Fund.  This fund depends on Hawaii taxpayers checking off the box on their state income tax form which permits $3 from state funds (or $6 if married and filing a joint return) to be allocated to our trust fund.  Tax […]
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Instructions For Candidate Committee, Noncandidate Committee, and Corporate Filers That Are Using Internet Explorer Version 10
To Candidate Commitee, Noncandidate Committee, and Corporate Filers, If you are using Internet Explorer Version 10, Compatibility View must be turned on before logging in to your respective system (i.e., Candidate Filing System, Noncandidate Committee Filing System, Corporate Reporting System).  Please click on the applicable link for assistance: Candidate Committee Instructions Noncandidate Committee Instructions Corporate […]
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Commission Launches New Data Visualization App
The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission announces the launch of its new data visualization app.  The data visualizations were created in partnership with the State of Hawaii’s Office of Information Management and Technology, the State’s Information & Communication Services Division, and Socrata. Access the Data Visualization App This tool allows you to view charts of a […]
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