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



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What’s New

Minutes for May 20, 2015 Meeting
Campaign Spending Commission Leiopapa A Kamehameha Building, Room 204 May 20, 2015 10:00 a.m. Commissioners Present William Snipes, Eldon Ching, Gregory Shoda, Adrienne Yoshihara Excused – Tina Gomes Staff Present Kristin Izumi-Nitao, Tony Baldomero, Gary Kam, Ellen Kojima Deputy Attorney General Valri Kunimoto and Deputy Solicitor General Deirdre Marie-Iha Call to Order Meeting convened at […]
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U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds Hawaii’s Campaign Finance Laws in Yamada v. William Snipes, et al.
In Yamada and A-1 A-Lectrician, Inc. v. William Snipes, et al., the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently affirmed the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii, by rejecting a comprehensive challenge to Hawaii’s campaign finance law.  In the decision published on May 20, 2015, the Ninth Circuit ruled in favor of the Commission […]
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Reporting Schedules for the 2016 and 2018 Election Periods
Candidate Committees For candidates running in the 2016 election: State Senate (Districts 2, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 22 and 25) State Senate (District 5) State House of Representatives Honolulu Mayor Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Honolulu City Council (Districts 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9) Hawaii Mayor Hawaii Prosecuting Attorney Hawaii County […]
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2014 Election Summary and Reports
Election Summary The 2014 Election Summary is a comprehensive summary of all candidates’ receipts, disbursements, contributions received, loans and other statistical information including cost per vote information and who won or lost in the 2014 election. Also included in the 2014 Election Summary are top 10 lists of candidate activities. 2014 Election Summary 2014 Election […]
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