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REMINDER TO ALL COMMITTEES TO FILE THE UPCOMING REPORTS For Candidates Running in the 2018 Election and on the Primary Election Ballot, the first report due in 2018 is the 1st Preliminary Primary Report covering the period January 1 through June 30, 2018.  The report must be added to your reporting schedule and electronically filed on the Candidate Filing ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2018, Vol. 24, No. 2

NEW AND IMPROVED CAMPAIGN SPENDING COMMISSION WEBSITE In recognition that our website continues to be the most valuable resource for committees and the public, we revitalized it and gave it a makeover in anticipation of the 2018 election.  We hope you find that it is easily navigable and improves accessibility to the information you seek.  ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2018, Vol. 24, No. 1

REMINDER TO ALL COMMITTEES TO FILE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT The next report for all committees is the Supplemental Report covering the period January 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017. This report must be electronically filed on your respective filing systems (i.e., candidate filing system (CFS) or noncandidate committee filing system (NCFS)) no later than 11:59 ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2017, Vol. 23, No. 2

REMINDER TO ALL COMMITTEES TO FILE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT The next report for all committees is the Supplemental Report covering the period November 9, 2016 to December 31, 2016 (for candidates who ran in the 2016 election and all noncandidate committees) or July 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 (for candidates who did not run ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2017, Vol. 23, No. 1

NEW – DOWNLOADABLE CALENDAR AVAILABLE ON THE COMMISSION’S WEBSITE A downloadable calendar of events including (but not limited to) the candidate committee and noncandidate committee reporting schedules, our Commission’s monthly meeting schedule, and the State holidays can be downloaded by individuals into their Apple, Google, Microsoft, Outlook, and Yahoo calendars as well as many other ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2016, Vol. 22, No. 2

REMINDER TO FILE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT The next report for all committees is the Supplemental Report covering the period July 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015.  This report must be electronically filed on your respective filing systems (i.e., candidate filing system (CFS) or noncandidate committee filing system (NCFS)) no later than 11:59 p.m. Hawaiian standard ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2016, Vol. 22, No. 1

REMINDER TO FILE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT The next report for all committees is the Supplemental Report covering the period January 1, 2015 to June 30, 2015.  This report must be electronically filed on your respective filing systems (i.e., candidate filing system (CFS) or noncandidate committee filing system (NCFS)) no later than 11:59 p.m. Hawaiian standard time ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2015, Vol. 21, No. 2

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 ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2015, Vol. 21, No. 1

2014 ELECTION OBSERVATIONS In 2014, there are 298 candidates running for 102 seats up for election out of 128 elective seats in the state of Hawaii and its four counties.  The 102 seats up for election this year are: Governor (1), Lt. Governor (1), Senate (13), House (51), Maui Mayor (1), Kauai Mayor (1), Honolulu ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2014, Vol. 20, No. 2

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 ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2014, Vol. 20, No. 1