Press Releases - March 23, 2017

Notice of Public Meeting - New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee -- March 27, 2017

The next public meeting of the New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) will be held at 5:30 PM on Monday, March 27th, in the Joseph A. O’Hare, S.J. Board Room of the CFB’s office in Lower Manhattan, at 100 Church Street, on the 12th Floor.

Press Releases - March 20, 2017

NYC Votes Calls For New "I Voted" Sticker Designs

Today, NYC Votes announces the start of a contest to design a new “I Voted” sticker just in time for the 2017 New York City elections. The winning design will be featured on "I Voted" stickers distributed at the polls during the elections this fall and in coming years.

Press Releases - March 15, 2017

Candidates File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 10:30 A.M. today, 146 candidates in the 2017 citywide election cycle have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB).

Press Releases - March 09, 2017

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Two Campaigns

At today's regularly scheduled meeting, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) determined that violations were committed by one campaign from the 2013 citywide election cycle and one campaign from the 2016A special election.

Press Releases - March 08, 2017

Public Meeting Agenda -- March 9, 2017

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board will be held on Thursday, March 9, at 10:00 AM.

Press Releases - March 03, 2017

Notice of Public Meeting -- March 9, 2017

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will be held on Thursday, March 9, at 10:00 AM. 

Press Releases - March 01, 2017

Campaign Finance Board Welcomes New Chair Frederick Schaffer

The New York City Campaign Finance Board welcomes today's appointment by Mayor Bill de Blasio of Frederick Schaffer as its new Chair.

Press Releases - February 09, 2017

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payments in Harlem City Council District 9 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) has issued public funds payments totaling $182,419 for four candidates in the special election for City Council District 9 in Harlem

Press Releases - February 07, 2017

NYC Votes Releases Guide to Special Election in Council District 9

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) released today the official NYC Votes Voter Guide for the special election in Council District 9 (Harlem). The polls will open on Tuesday, February 14, from 6 AM to 9 PM. The guide provides nonpartisan information on the candidates who are on the ballot, in addition to information on where and how to vote. The Voter Guide is available in Chinese, English, and Spanish

Press Releases - February 03, 2017

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 6:00 p.m. today, 9 candidates in the special election in City Council District 9 (2017A) have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB).

Press Releases - February 01, 2017

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payments in Harlem City Council District 9 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) has issued public funds payments totaling $75,713 for two candidates in the special election for City Council District 9 in Harlem.

Press Releases - January 18, 2017

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 12 a.m. today, 105 candidates and one independent spender in the 2017 election cycle have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB).

Press Releases - January 12, 2017

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters Campaigns from 2009 and 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) determined that three campaigns involved in the 2013 citywide election cycle and one campaign from the 2009 citywide election cycle committed violations. The Board assessed penalties for those violations, and determined that four campaigns are required to repay public funds. Refer to the charts below for details on these determinations.

Press Releases - January 11, 2017

Public Meeting Agenda for January 12, 2017

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board will be held on Thursday, January 12, at 10:00 AM.

Press Releases - January 09, 2017

CFB Statement on Gov. Cuomo's Voting Reform Proposals in State of the State Address

The New York City Campaign Finance Board's Director of Voter Assistance Onida Coward Mayers issued a statement supporting Governor Andrew Cuomo's commitment to passing automatic voter registration, same day registration and early voting.

Press Releases - December 30, 2016

2017 Youth Poet Laureate Announced

NYC Votes and Urban Word NYC are excited to announce that Sharon Lin will be the New York City Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) for 2017.

Press Releases - December 15, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Fourteen Campaigns

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) determined that 14 campaigns involved in the 2013 citywide election cycle committed violations. The Board assessed penalties for those violations, and determined that nine campaigns are required to repay public funds. Refer to the charts below for details on these determinations.

Press Releases - December 14, 2016

CFB Statement on Campaign Finance Legislation Introduced in City Council

The New York City Campaign Finance Board issued a statement on the campaign finance legislation that was introduced in the City Council in November.

Press Releases - December 09, 2016

Notice of Public Meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board will be held on Thursday, December 15, at 10:00 AM.

Press Releases - December 08, 2016

NYC Youth Poet Laureate Finals Scheduled for 12/17

NYC Votes is proud to announce that New York City's 8th annual Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) Grand Slam will be held on December 17, 2016 at The New York Public Library.

Press Releases - December 01, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that six campaigns involved in the 2013 citywide election cycle committed violations.

Press Releases - November 30, 2016

Public Meeting Agenda -- December 1, 2016

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board will be held on Thursday, December 1, at 10:00 AM.

Press Releases - November 17, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns and Adopts Final Rules

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns involved in the 2013 citywide election cycle committed violations. The Board assessed penalties for those violations, determined that three campaigns are required to repay public funds, and approved a post-election public funds payment to one campaign.

Press Releases - November 03, 2016

Nonpartisan “Get Out the Vote” Effort to Encourage Young and Newly-Registered Voters to Get to the Polls on Election Day

NYC Votes announces the launch of a nonpartisan “get out the vote” (GOTV) campaign designed to encourage young and newly-registered New York City voters to get to the polls on Election Day.

Press Releases - November 01, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 11:59 PM on Friday, October 28th, two candidates in the 2016 off-year elections in City Council Districts 17 and 51 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB).  

Press Releases - November 01, 2016

NYC Votes, NYPIRG and Partners Register Voters on National Voter Registration Day

NYC Votes, NYPIRG and its partners are pleased to announce that for the second year in a row we registered the most voters in the nation on National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)!

Press Releases - October 25, 2016

nyc-votes-releases-voter-guide-november-8-general-election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official New York City Voter Guide for the 2016 General Election.

Press Releases - October 20, 2016

Chair Rose Gill Hearn Announces Resignation from the Board

Campaign Finance Board Chair Rose Gill Hearn today announced that she will resign as Chair effective December 31, 2016.

Press Releases - October 20, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Three Campaigns

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns involved in the 2013 citywide election cycle committed violations and assessed penalties. The Board determined that one campaign is required to repay public funds. Details of the Board’s determinations are outlined in the charts below.

Press Releases - October 14, 2016

NYC Votes Launches Voters of New York Series

On today's voter registration deadline, NYC Votes is pleased to announce the launch of its Voters of New York  project, which highlights stories from everyday New Yorkers sharing their personal thoughts about voting and why they plan to vote in this election. 

Press Releases - October 11, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM on Friday, October 7th, two candidates in the 2016 off-year election in City Council District 17 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB).

Press Releases - October 04, 2016

NYC Student Voter Registration Day Program Will Register Thousands of Students

On October 6th, SVRD will Register Students Ahead of Voter Registration Deadline.

Press Releases - September 22, 2016

CFB Launches Interactive Tool That Maps New York City Residents' Political Contributions to City Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the launch of an interactive mapping tool (

Press Releases - September 21, 2016

NYC Votes Launches Voting.nyc - Everything New Yorkers Need to Vote in One Place

NYC Votes today announces the launch of 

Press Releases - September 15, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns; Holds Hearing for Public Comment on Proposed Rules

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that six campaigns involved in the

Press Releases - September 09, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment in Bronx City Council District 17 Primary Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board has issued a public funds payment totaling $2,397 to one candidate in the off-year primary election for

Press Releases - September 07, 2016

NYC Votes Releases Voter Guide to New York State and Local Primary on September 13

NYC Votes announces the release of the

Press Releases - September 07, 2016

CFB Statement on Indictment of NYC Candidate for 2015 City Council Election in Queens

Amy Loprest, executive director of the New York City Campaign Finance Board, issued the following statement on yesterday's

Press Releases - August 31, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, two candidates in the 2016 off-year election in City Council District 17 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the

Press Releases - August 31, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, two candidates in the 2016 off-year election in City Council District 17 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the

Press Releases - August 25, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment in Bronx City Council District 17 Off-Year Primary Election

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board issued a public funds payment totaling $712 to one candidate in the off-year primary election for 
Press Releases - August 19, 2016

NYC Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment in Bronx Council District 17 Off-Year Primary Election

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board issued a public funds payment totaling $1,254 to one candidate in the off-year primary election for
Press Releases - August 15, 2016

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, three candidates in the 2016 off-year elections in City Council Districts 17 and 51 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the
Press Releases - August 09, 2016

CFB Issues Rules for Public Comment, Votes on Enforcement Matters for Five Campaigns from 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that five campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - August 05, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment in Bronx City Council District 17 Off-Year Primary Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board has issued a public funds payment totaling $37,859 to one candidate in the off-year primary election for
Press Releases - July 18, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, 64 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections, three candidates in the 2016 off-year elections (Sept
Press Releases - July 14, 2016

Statement on the Translation of Voter Registration Forms into Additional Languages

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) joined the
Press Releases - July 14, 2016

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 4:00 PM today, 22 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections, one candidate in the 2016 off-year elections, and three candidates in the 2016A special election have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the
Press Releases - July 13, 2016

Candidates File Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

As of 4:00 PM today, 13 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections, one candidate in the 2016 off-year elections, and one candidate in the 2016A special election have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the
Press Releases - July 12, 2016

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

Seven candidates in the 2017 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the
Press Releases - July 06, 2016

CFB Statement on Determination Regarding the Campaign for One New York

The Campaign Finance Board today voted on two items related to organizations that work in close cooperation with candidates for city office
Press Releases - July 06, 2016

CFB Issues Advisory Opinion; Issues Determination Regarding Campaign for One New York

The Campaign Finance Board today voted on two items related to organizations that work in close cooperation with candidates for city office
Press Releases - July 01, 2016

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Letter to NYC Board of Elections Highlights Challenges Voters Face on Election Day

Today the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee sent
Press Releases - June 17, 2016

Voters Choose June 28, 2016: NYC Votes Releases Guide to Congressional Primaries

NYC Votes announces the release of NYC's official, nonpartisan
Press Releases - June 09, 2016

Board Votes on Enforcement Matters for Five Campaigns in the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that five campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - May 18, 2016

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Passes Resolution to Share Voter Testimony on Election Irregularities with NYC BOE and City Council

At a public hearing last night, the Campaign Finance Board's (CFB) 
Press Releases - May 13, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Testifies on Fiscal Year 2017 Budget to City Council Committees on Governmental Operations and Finance

 The Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified today before the City Council Committees on Governmental Operations and Finance on the Fiscal Year 2017 budget
Press Releases - May 12, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Three Campaigns in the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - April 22, 2016

Statement On the Passing of Jane Kalmus

Amy Loprest, executive director of the Campaign Finance Board, issued the following statement on the passing of Jane Kalmus
Press Releases - April 14, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Campaigns from the 2013 and 2009 Elections

For Immediate Release At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that ten campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - April 14, 2016

CFB Dedicates Board Room to Founding Board Chair Fr. Joseph A. O'Hare, S.J.

Today, the Campaign Finance Board dedicated its newly renovated board room at 100 Church Street to Fr
Press Releases - April 12, 2016

NYC Votes Releases Voter Guide to New York Presidential Primary/Special Elections: April 19

Just one week before New Yorkers make their voices heard in the 2016 presidential primary elections, NYC Votes announces the release of
Press Releases - March 23, 2016

8,500 Students Registered to Vote on Student Voter Registration Day

NYC Votes announced today that 8,500 students registered to vote on
Press Releases - March 17, 2016

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns in the 2013 Elections

For Immediate Release At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that seven campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - March 16, 2016

CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD WELCOMES NEW MEMBER NAOMI ZAUDERER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) welcomes today's announcement that Mayor Bill de Blasio has appointed Naomi B
Press Releases - March 16, 2016

Public Meeting Agenda - March 17, 2016

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board will be held on Thursday, March 17 at 10:00 AM
Press Releases - March 15, 2016

Student Voter Registration Day Program Will Reach 20,000 Students in More than 60 Schools Citywide on 3/18/16

NYC Votes is thrilled to announce the launch of the second-annual
Press Releases - February 22, 2016

CFB Statement on Letter from Common Cause/NY Regarding Campaign for One New York

For Immediate Release   February 22, 2016 --  Campaign Finance Board Chair Rose Gill Hearn today issued the following statement in response to a letter from Common Cause/NY regarding the Campaign for One New York: “The city’s campaign finance system was created to ensure that New York City’s elected leaders are responsible first and foremost to the voters, not to wealthy special interests
Press Releases - February 18, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payments In Bronx City Council District 17 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board has issued public funds payments totaling $78,269 to three candidates in the special election for
Press Releases - February 17, 2016

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM Tuesday, February 16th, 8 candidates in the special election for
Press Releases - February 16, 2016

NYC Votes Releases Guide to Special Election in Bronx Council District 17

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official
Press Releases - February 11, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns from the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that six campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - February 10, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment in Bronx City Council District 17 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board has issued a public fund payment totaling $34,741 to a candidate in the special election for
Press Releases - January 22, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board -- 1/22/16

As of 5:00 PM Friday, January 22th, 9 candidates in the special election for
Press Releases - January 20, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures With the Campaign Finance Board -- 1/15/16

As of 4:00 PM today, January 20th, 65 candidates in four city elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 15, 2016

Candidates File Disclosures With the Campaign Finance Board -- 1/15/16

CANDIDATES FILE DISCLOSURES WITH THE CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD As of 5:30 PM Friday, January 15th, 45 candidates in four city elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 14, 2016

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Enforcement Matters for Four Campaigns from the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - December 23, 2015

Harlem Native Nkosi Nkululeko Wins 2016 NYC Youth Poet Laureate Crown

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 23, 2015-- NYC Votes and Urban Word NYC are pleased to announce that Nkosi Nkululeko has been crowned the New York City Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) for 2016
Press Releases - December 17, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Enforcement Matters for Five Campaigns from the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board voted on enforcement matters for five campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - November 30, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM Friday, November 30th, two candidates in the election for City Council District 23 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - November 12, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Enforcement Matters for Six Campaigns from the 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board voted on enforcement matters for four campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - November 12, 2015

NYC Votes & NYPIRG Earn Top Spot in National Voter Registration Day Effort

NYC Votes and NYPIRG are pleased to announce having earned first place for our 
Press Releases - November 03, 2015

Vote Better NY Petitioning Campaign Launches to Modernize Elections in New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2015 – Today more than a dozen groups launched the statewide Vote Better NY petition drive calling on state lawmakers to make it easier for New Yorkers to vote
Press Releases - October 23, 2015

CFB Votes on Enforcement Matters for Campaigns in 2013 Elections

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board voted on enforcement matters for five campaigns involved in the
Press Releases - October 23, 2015

Candidates File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00PM Friday, October 23rd, three candidates in the election for City Council District 23 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 08, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalty for The Advance Group, Inc.

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today determined that The Advance Group, Inc
Press Releases - October 08, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Approves Public Funds Payment to Candidate in Queens Council District 23; Votes on Enforcement Matters

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board voted to issue a public funds payment to one candidate for
Press Releases - October 07, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 11:59 PM Friday, October 2nd, four candidates in the election for City Council District 23 and one candidate in the election for City Council District 51 filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 02, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:30 PM today, four candidates in the election for City Council District 23 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 24, 2015

CFB Votes on Public Funds Payments and Enforcement Matters

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board voted to issue public funds payments to two candidates who will appear on the general election ballot in
Press Releases - September 21, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, seven candidates in the 2015 election for Queens Council District 23 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 10, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Enforcement Matters

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined a number of enforcement matters for campaigns from the 2013 citywide elections
Press Releases - September 04, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today issued public funds payments totaling $25,026 to five candidates in the 2015 elections for Council District 23 in Queens
Press Releases - August 31, 2015

Candidates File Disclosures with the CFB

As of 5:00 PM today, seven candidates in the 2015 election for Queens Council District 23 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 28, 2015

Candidate Files Disclosure with the CFB

As of 5 PM today, one candidate in the 2015 election for
Press Releases - August 27, 2015

NYC Votes Releases Official 2015 Primary Election Voter Guide

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official New York City Voter Guide for the 2015 Primary Elections on September 10
Press Releases - August 27, 2015

Third Disclosure Period Deadline for the 2015 Elections on August 31

The third campaign finance disclosure period in the 2015 election for
Press Releases - August 13, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Approves Public Funds Payment to Candidates in Queens Council District 23; Votes on Enforcement Matters

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board approved public funds payments totaling $368,400 to five candidates participating in the primary election in the
Press Releases - August 10, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:00 PM today, seven candidates in the 2015 election for Queens Council District 23 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 07, 2015

Council District 23 Candidates File Disclosures with NYC Campaign Finance Board

As of 5 PM today, two candidates in the 2015 election for Queens Council District 23 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 30, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today issued public funds payments totaling $107,074 to two candidates in the 2015 elections for Council District 23 in Queens
Press Releases - July 16, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with the Campaign Finance Board

July 16, 2015 – As of 5:00 PM today, 44 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections and seven candidates for Queens Council District 23 (2015) have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 15, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

July 15, 2015 – As of 5:30 PM today, 30 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections and six candidates for Queens Council District 23 (2015) have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 14, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

July 14, 2015 – As of 5 PM today, seven candidates in the 2017 citywide elections and two candidates for Queens Council District 23 (2015) have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 13, 2015

Candidates File Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

CANDIDATES FILE DISCLOSURE WITH CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD July 13, 2015 – As of 5 PM today, two candidates in the 2017 citywide elections and two candidates for Queens Council District 23 (2015) have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 09, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Violation and Repayment Obligation

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that a Transition and Inauguration Entity (TIE) associated with a 2013 campaign committed a violation
Press Releases - July 02, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Launches New Agency Website

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) launched its newly designed website,
Press Releases - June 24, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Violations and Penalties and Repayment Obligations

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2013 election cycle committed violations and must pay penalties
Press Releases - June 19, 2015

New York City Campaign Finance Board Announces Important Dates for Election to Fill Vacancy in Council District 23

An election is underway to fill the vacant City Council seat in Queens District 23
Press Releases - June 11, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Violations and Penalties and Repayment Obligations

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns from the 2013 election cycle committed violations and must pay penalties
Press Releases - May 28, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Violations and Penalties Public Funds Payments and Repayment Obligations

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2013 election cycle committed violations and must pay penalties totaling $707
Press Releases - May 14, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Violations and Penalties; Issues Proposed Rules For Public Comment

The Board assessed penalties totaling $3,798 for 16 violations committed by four campaigns in the 2013 citywide elections
Press Releases - April 30, 2015

NYC Votes Releases 2014-2015 Voter Assistance Report

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) announce the release of the 2014-2015 Voter Assistance Annual Report
Press Releases - April 28, 2015

NYC Votes Releases Official Voter Guide for Special Elections in Staten Island and Brooklyn on May 5th

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official
Press Releases - April 22, 2015

NYC Votes Calls on State Legislators to Modernize Voting System on Second Annual Advocacy Day for Election Reform

Today, nearly 100 volunteers led by NYC Votes traveled to Albany to urge state lawmakers to modernize how New Yorkers register to vote and cast their ballots
Press Releases - March 12, 2015

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

At a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign in the February 2013 special election for Council District 31 committed violations and that it is required to repay public funds, as detailed in the charts below
Press Releases - January 16, 2015

Thirty-Six Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 11:30 AM today, 36 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 15, 2015

Candidate Files Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 5:30 PM today, 21 candidates in the 2017 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 12, 2015

Candidate Files Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

As of 4 PM today, four candidates in the 2017 citywide elections has filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 09, 2015

Second Disclosure Period of 2017 Elections Ends Sunday; Deadline to File with the CFB is January 15

The second campaign finance disclosure period of the 2017 elections will end at midnight on Sunday, January 11
Press Releases - December 18, 2014

NYC Votes Presents Awards For Advancing Voter Engagement in New York City

On Tuesday, December 16, the Campaign Finance Board’s Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) held its annual public hearing at Brooklyn Public Library’s Dweck Center
Press Releases - December 11, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties & Adopts Final Rules for Text Message Contributions

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that one independent spender in the 2013 citywide elections committed violations
Press Releases - November 21, 2014

Bronx Native Crystal Valentine Wins 2015 NYC Youth Poet Laureate Crown

NYC Votes is pleased to announce that Crystal Valentine has been crowned the New York City Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) for 2015
Press Releases - November 13, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Public Funds Repayment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today determined that the Andrew King campaign in the November 2012 special election for Council District 12 must repay public funds
Press Releases - November 13, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Welcomes Reappointment of Richard J. Davis

Campaign Finance Board Chair Rose Gill Hearn today announced that
Press Releases - October 16, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Draft Rules for Text Message Contributions

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today determined that one campaign in the November 2012 special election for Council District 12 committed violations, as detailed in the chart below
Press Releases - October 01, 2014

APPLY NOW: 2014 NYC Youth Poet Laureate Applications for Voting-themed Spoken Word Contest Due October 10

The NYC Campaign Finance Board is pleased to announce that the application period for the 2014 Youth Poet Laureate program is now open
Press Releases - September 23, 2014

National Effort to Register All Eligible Voters

NYC Votes is celebrating National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) with voter registration events across New York City today, partnering with several community groups and other organizations to host
Press Releases - September 22, 2014

Testimony of CFB Executive Director Amy Loprest to City Council on Board's Post-Election Report and Legislative Recommendations

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before the City Council’s Committee on Governmental Operations today to review the Board’s report on the 2013 elections and legislative recommendations
Press Releases - September 22, 2014

Testimony of Amy Loprest to City Council on Board's Post-Election Report and Legislative Recommendations

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before the City Council’s Committee on Governmental Operations today to review the Board’s report on the 2013 elections and legislative recommendations
Press Releases - September 18, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today determined that one campaign in the February 2013 special election for Council District 31 committed violations, as detailed in the chart
Press Releases - August 21, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Applauds City Council for Passing Bills to Strengthen Disclosure in City Elections

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest issued the following statement welcoming the City Council’s passage of campaign finance legislation today: “The CFB congratulates the Council for showing that, once again, New York City leads the way in the effort to strengthen disclosure and empower voters
Press Releases - July 14, 2014

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 1 PM today, eight candidates in the 2017 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - June 12, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Payments

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today determined that one campaign in the February 2013 special election for Council District 31 and one campaign in the November 2012 special election for Council District 12 committed violations
Press Releases - June 10, 2014

Congressional Debate – Wednesday, June 11

On Wednesday, June 11, NYC Votes and Time Warner Cable News NY1 will co-sponsor a debate for Democratic primary candidates in New York's 13th Congressional District
Press Releases - May 21, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

During a regularly scheduled meeting, the New York City Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign in the Council District 31 February 2013 special election and one campaign in the Council District 12 November 2012 special election committed violations
Press Releases - May 20, 2014

NYC Votes Holds First Advocacy Day for Voting Reform

The message is clear: our voting system has fallen behind the times
Press Releases - May 14, 2014

Cancelled: New York City Campaign Finance Board Meeting

The New York City Campaign Finance Board meeting originally scheduled for May 15, 2014 has been cancelled
Press Releases - May 08, 2014

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Holds Public Hearing on Annual Report

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) will hold a meeting and public hearing on its
Press Releases - April 30, 2014

NYC Votes Releases 2013-2014 Voter Assistance Annual Report

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) announce the release of the
Press Releases - April 25, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Supports Legislation to Strengthen Disclosure on Political Ads

The Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before the City Council’s Committee on Government Operations today supporting legislation that strengthens disclosure requirements for campaigns and independent expenditures
Press Releases - April 10, 2014

NYC Votes' Youth Poet Laureate Program Partners with Lincoln Center's Poet Linc

NYC Votes’ Youth Poet Laureate Program (YPL) is excited to launch a new partnership with the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Poet Linc program, together with Urban Word NYC
Press Releases - April 10, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that one independent spender from the 2013 elections committed violations
Press Releases - March 27, 2014

The Campaign Finance Board Moves to New Office

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) is moving
Press Releases - March 13, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two independent spenders from the 2013 elections committed violations
Press Releases - March 07, 2014

Candidates File Transition and Inauguration Disclosures

As of 5:30 p
Press Releases - February 13, 2014

Campaign Finance Board Votes on 2017 Spending Limits

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) held a regularly scheduled meeting today, immediately prior to its post-election hearing
Press Releases - January 16, 2014

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 9:30 a
Press Releases - January 13, 2014

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 3 p
Press Releases - January 09, 2014

Candidates File Transition and Inauguration Disclosures

As midnight last night, 23 candidates filed disclosures for their transition and inauguration entities (TIE) in the 2013 election cycle
Press Releases - January 02, 2014

January 8 is Deadline for Filing Transition and Inauguration Entity Disclosures

The deadline for candidates to file disclosures for their transition and inauguration entities (TIE) is Wednesday, January 8
Press Releases - December 30, 2013

CFB Welcomes Rose Gill Hearn as New Chair Thanks Father Joseph Parkes for His Service

Mayor Michael Bloomberg appointed Rose Gill Hearn as the new Chair of the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - December 18, 2013

NYC Votes Thanks Partners for Engaging Voters in 2013 Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board’s Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) held its annual hearing on Monday, December 16, to review the 2013 elections
Press Releases - December 12, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2009 elections committed violations and is required to repay public funds
Press Releases - December 09, 2013

NYC Votes Invites New Yorkers to Share 2013 Election Day Experiences

NYC Votes calls on New York City voters to share their 2013 Election Day experiences with us on Monday, December 16, at the annual public hearing of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC)
Press Releases - December 02, 2013

Candidates and Independent Spenders File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 6 PM today, 101 candidates and 11 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - December 02, 2013

Candidates and Independent Spenders File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of 3:30 PM today, 80 candidates and 7 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - November 27, 2013

Fifteenth Disclosure Period For 2013 Elections Ends Thursday

November 27, 2013 — In addition to being Thanksgiving, tomorrow is also the final day in the current campaign finance disclosure period for candidates in the 2013 general elections, which began two weeks before Election Day
Press Releases - November 04, 2013

NYC Votes And New York City Board Of Elections To Distribute "I Voted" Stickers On Election Day

NYC Votes and the New York City Board of Elections are pleased to announce that “I Voted” stickers will be available at all poll sites in New York City on Tuesday, November 5
Press Releases - October 31, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve public funds payments of $2,199,106 to 56 candidates in the 2013 general elections
Press Releases - October 30, 2013

Tonight: Final General Election Mayoral Debate

The New York City Campaign Finance Board will hold the final general election debate between mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joesph Lhota tonight at 7:00 PM
Press Releases - October 28, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spender File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 10 AM today, 145 candidates and 11 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 27, 2013

** Alert ** Wednesday, October 30: Final General Election Mayoral Debate

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced today that the final general election debate between mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 30, at 7:00 PM
Press Releases - October 24, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve public funds payments of $91,990 to 15 candidates in the 2013 general elections
Press Releases - October 24, 2013

Tuesday, October 29: Final General Election Mayoral Debate

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will host the final New York City general election mayoral debate on Tuesday, October 29 at 7 PM
Press Releases - October 23, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 3:30 PM today, 35 candidates and one independent spender in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 22, 2013

Tonight: First Official General Election Mayoral Debate

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will host the first official New York City general election mayoral debate on tonight at 7PM
Press Releases - October 21, 2013

NYC Votes Congratulates Ramya Ramana on Her Selection as the NYC 2014 Youth Poet Laureate

NYC Votes is pleased to announce that Ramya Ramana has been selected as New York City's Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) for 2014
Press Releases - October 21, 2013

Disclosure Period For 2013 Elections Ends Today

Today marks the end of the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - October 17, 2013

Tuesday, October 22: First Official General Election Mayoral Debate

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will host the first official New York City general election mayoral debate on Tuesday, October 22 at 7 PM
Press Releases - October 16, 2013

NYC Votes Releases Official NYC Voter Guide For The 2013 General Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official multi-media New York City Voter Guide for the 2013 General elections on November 5
Press Releases - October 15, 2013

THURSDAY: NYC Youth Poet Laureate Finals A Voting-themed Spoken Word Competition

On Thursday, October 17, with the 2013 general election less than three weeks away, the New York City Campaign Finance Board will host a competition to select the 2014 NYC Youth Poet Laureate (YPL)
Press Releases - October 10, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payment

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve public funds payments of $1,005,956 to 36 candidates in the 2013 general elections
Press Releases - October 07, 2013

Tomorrow: Comptroller Candidates Meet In Debate

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) hosts Comptroller candidates John Burnett and Scott Stringer for the first General Election debate of 2013 tomorrow night at 7 PM
Press Releases - October 07, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of midnight on Friday, 156 candidates and two independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 03, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes On Penalty And Public Funds Payment

 The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve a public funds payment of $57,217 to one candidate in the 2013 general elections
Press Releases - October 02, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 3:30 PM today, 23 candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 30, 2013

Disclosure Period For 2013 General Election Candidates Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - September 27, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Statement On Lawsuit To Undermine State Contribution Limits

Amy Loprest, executive director of the New York City Campaign Finance Board, issued the following statement on the recent lawsuit, brought by the New York Progress and Protection PAC, seeking to undermine the state's aggregate limit on how much an individual can give to independent political groups
Press Releases - September 27, 2013

Candidates For Public Advocate Runoff Election File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

The two candidates for the 2013 Democratic public advocate runoff election filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) for the period covering September 17 - 23
Press Releases - September 26, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues First Public Funds Payments For The General Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve the first public funds payments of the 2013 general elections
Press Releases - September 24, 2013

Celebrate National Voter Registration Day

NYC Votes celebrates National Voter Registration Day by hosting non-partisan voter registration drives and educational events to help voters prepare for the General Election on November 5th
Press Releases - September 23, 2013

Tomorrow: Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Candidates Meet In Debate

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold a debate between the two Democratic Public Advocate candidates tomorrow night at 7 PM
Press Releases - September 23, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

205 candidates and 22 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 23, 2013

Cancelled: National Voter Registration Day Kick Off, Times Square Subway Station

The press conference originally scheduled for tomorrow morning at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station for National Voter Registration Day has been cancelled
Press Releases - September 20, 2013

Tuesday, September 24: NYC Votes Kicks Off National Voter Registration Day In Times Square

NYC Votes and NYPIRG will kick off National Voter Registration Day at 10 a
Press Releases - September 16, 2013

Twelfth Disclosure Period For 2013 Elections Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - September 12, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Public Funds Payments To Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Election Candidates

New York City Campaign Finance Board Chair Father Joseph Parkes, S
Press Releases - September 11, 2013

Cancelled: Public Meeting Of The New York City Campaign Finance Board

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) has cancelled its meeting scheduled for tomorrow, September 12
Press Releases - September 07, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of noon today, 20 candidates and 11 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections filed required daily pre-election disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 06, 2013

Watch Sunday For Final Republican Mayoral Debate On NBC 4 New York At 11:30 AM

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold the official leading contenders debate for the Republican Primary Election for Mayor Sunday at 11:30 AM
Press Releases - September 06, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Fifth Public Funds Payments

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve the fifth public funds payments of the 2013 elections
Press Releases - September 05, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 4:00 PM today, 18 candidates and 12 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections filed required daily pre-election disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 04, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 3:30 PM today, 18 candidates and 14 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections filed required daily pre-election disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - September 03, 2013

Watch Tonight For Final Democratic Mayoral Debate On NBC 4 New York At 7PM

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold the official leading contenders debate for the Democratic Primary Election for Mayor tonight at 7 PM
Press Releases - September 02, 2013

Candidates and Independent Spenders File Daily Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

As of noon today, two independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections filed required daily pre-election disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 31, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of noon today, 196 candidates and 17 independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 29, 2013

Watch Tuesday's Democratic Mayoral Debate On NBC 4 New York At 7PM

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold the official leading contenders debate for the Democratic Primary Election for Mayor on Tuesday, September 3 at 7 PM
Press Releases - August 29, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

As of 5 PM today, 49 candidates and six independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 28, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Fourth Public Funds Payments And Votes On Penalties

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve the fourth public funds payments of the 2013 elections
Press Releases - August 28, 2013

Watch Tonight's Republican Mayoral Debate On CBS 2 At 7PM

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold the first official debate in Republican Primary Election for Mayor tonight at 7 PM
Press Releases - August 28, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

Today, 25 candidates and two independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 27, 2013

NYC Votes Releases Official NYC Voter Guide For The 2013 Primary Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announces the release of the official multi-media New York City Voter Guide for the 2013 Primary elections on September 10
Press Releases - August 26, 2013

Eleventh Disclosure Period For 2013 Elections Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - August 22, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Third Public Funds Payment For 2013 Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today authorized public matching funds payments totaling $442,559 to seven candidates in the 2013 elections
Press Releases - August 22, 2013

CFB Announces Debates For Leading Contender Public Advocate Candidates And Republican Mayoral Candidates

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold a Leading Contenders debate for the Democratic Primary Election for Public Advocate and the first official debate for the Republican Primary Election for Mayor
Press Releases - August 21, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Applauds Agreement Allowing WCBS Debates To Be Broadcast On Time Warner Cable

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announced today that Time Warner Cable and CBS have agreed to air WCBS-sponsored debates on Channel 2, despite their ongoing dispute over broadcasting rights
Press Releases - August 20, 2013

Campaign Finance Board, Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Call On Time Warner Cable And CBS To Set Aside Differences For Democracy

The leaders of the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) called on Time Warner Cable and CBS to set aside their protracted dispute over broadcasting rights to provide New Yorkers access to upcoming debates between candidates for comptroller and mayor, sponsored by CBS
Press Releases - August 16, 2013

CFB Announces Debates For Democratic Mayoral And Leading Contenders Comptroller Primaries

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will hold its first debate for the Democratic Primary Election for Mayor and a Leading Contenders debate for the Democratic Primary Election for Comptroller next week
Press Releases - August 15, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues Second Public Funds Payments And Advisory Opinion

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve the second public funds payments of the 2013 elections
Press Releases - August 09, 2013

Candidates And Independent Spenders File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

Today, 106 candidates and six independent spenders in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 07, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures With Campaign Finance Board

Today, twenty-six candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 06, 2013

CFB Kicks Off 2013 Debate Program With Democratic Comptroller And Public Advocate Primary Debates

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will kick off the official 2013 New York City Debate Program next week with the first Democratic Comptroller and Public Advocate debates
Press Releases - August 05, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues First Public Funds Payments of 2013 Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board voted today to approve the first public funds payments of the 2013 elections
Press Releases - August 05, 2013

Statement From Campaign Finance Board Chair Father Joseph Parkes, S.J. on Mayoral Campaign of John C. Liu

Under the Board's rules, public matching funds may not be paid if there is reason to believe that violations of the Act and Board rules have been committed
Press Releases - August 05, 2013

Tenth Disclosure Period For 2013 Elections Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - July 29, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Updates Disclosure Tools with Independent Expenditure Data

The New York City Campaign Finance Board released new versions of its
Press Releases - July 25, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - July 11, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2009 elections committed violations and is required to repay public funds
Press Releases - July 11, 2013

Ninth Disclosure Period for 2013 Election Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - July 02, 2013

NYC Votes Launches First-in-the-Nation Voter Engagement Mobile Tool

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announced the launch of a new first-in-the-nation mobile platform that will enable candidates to collect credit card contributions through their smartphones
Press Releases - June 26, 2013

Statement on Supreme Court Decision Overturning Key Provisions of the Historic Voting Rights Act of 1965 by Art Chang, Chair of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee

“Like many New Yorkers, we are disappointed with the Supreme Court’s decision overturning key provisions in the Voting Rights Act and we are concerned for what this may mean for voters here and in the rest of the country
Press Releases - June 13, 2013

New York City Campaign Finance Board Announces 2013 Debate Program Sponsors and Schedule

Today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) announced the sponsors and schedule for the New York City Debate Program for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - June 11, 2013

Candidates Join the Public Matching Funds Program

229 candidates have certified to join the voluntary New York City Campaign Finance Program and may become eligible to receive public matching funds for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - June 10, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Will Announce 2013 Debate Program Sponsors and Schedule

The New York City Campaign Finance Board will hold a press conference on Thursday, June 13 at 2PM on on the steps of City Hall to announce the schedule and sponsors for the New York City's official Debate Program for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - May 28, 2013

NYC Votes Demonstrates New Mobile Tool to Engage New Yorkers

  NYC Votes, the voter engagement campaign of the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC), will demonstrate a unique mobile platform to help more New Yorkers take an active role in city elections
Press Releases - May 10, 2013

Eighth Disclosure Period for 2013 Elections Ends Saturday

Tomorrow is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - May 09, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two campaigns from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - May 07, 2013

Amy Loprest Testifies Before the New York State Senate Committee on Elections

Amy Loprest, Executive Director of the New York City Campaign Finance Board, testified about campaign finance reform before the New York State Senate Committee on Elections today
Press Releases - May 03, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Welcomes Today's Court Decision Upholding Common-Sense Contribution Limits

Executive Director of the New York City Campaign Finance Board Amy Loprest issued a statement on George McDonald v
Press Releases - May 01, 2013

Amy Loprest Testifies at the NYS Senate IDC Public Hearing on Campaign Finance Reform

Executive Director of the New York City Campaign Finance Board Amy Loprest testified before the New York State Senate Independent Democratic Conference today on campaign finance reform at the state level
Press Releases - April 30, 2013

New York City Campaign Finance Board Issues Annual Voter Assistance Report

The Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) announced the release of the 
Press Releases - April 11, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that one campaign from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - March 19, 2013

Council District 31 Candidates and Independent Spenders File Disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board

Eight candidates and two independent spenders in the Council District 31 special election have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB
Press Releases - March 16, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

194 candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - March 14, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - March 13, 2013

Statement from Amy Loprest on council vote to weaken disclosure requirements for independent expenditures

  Today’s vote by the City Council will weaken the City’s strong disclosure requirements for independent expenditures
Press Releases - March 11, 2013

Seventh Fundraising Period for 2013 Election Ends Today

Today is the last day in the current fundraising period for the 2013 elections
Press Releases - March 06, 2013

Art Chang Reappointed to the New York City Campaign Finance Board

Mayor Michael R
Press Releases - February 28, 2013

The New York City Campaign Finance Board Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Twenty-five years ago, on February 29, 1988, Mayor Edward I
Press Releases - February 21, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two campaigns from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - February 14, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Announces Public Funds Payment for Council District 31 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payment of public matching funds totaling $109,037 to five candidates for the Council District 31 special election on February 19
Press Releases - February 11, 2013

Independent Expenditures Disclosure Filing Notice: Council District 31 Special Election

The following independent spender has filed the required disclosure statements for Council District 31 special election with the New York City Campaign Finance Board
Press Releases - February 08, 2013

Disclosure Filing Notice: Council District 31 Special Election

The following campaigns have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements for the February 19 Council District 31 special election with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - February 07, 2013

NYC Votes! Releases Online Voter Guide for Queens Council District 31 Special Election

NYC Votes! announces the release of its
Press Releases - February 06, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Announces Public Funds Payment for Council District 31 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payment of public matching funds totaling $17,340 to five candidates for the Council District 31 special election on February 19
Press Releases - February 04, 2013

Second Fundraising Period for Council District 31 Special Election Candidates Ends Today

Today is the last day of the second fundraising period for candidates running in the Council District 31 special election
Press Releases - February 01, 2013

Statement on the Passing of Mayor Edward I. Koch

The Board and staff of the Campaign Finance Board join with all New Yorkers in mourning the passing of Mayor Koch
Press Releases - January 30, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Announces Public Funds Payment for Council District 31 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payment of public matching funds to five candidates for the Council District 31 special election on February 19
Press Releases - January 29, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns from the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - January 24, 2013

Notice of Public Meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board

The next public meeting of the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) will be held at 10:00 A
Press Releases - January 16, 2013

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

142 candidates in the 2013 citywide elections filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of midnight, January 15, 2013
Press Releases - January 16, 2013

Amy Loprest Testifies Before City Council on Disclosure of Independent Expenditures Bill

New York City Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before the City Council today on Int
Press Releases - January 11, 2013

Candidates Join Campaign Finance Program for February 19 Special Election in Council District 31

Nine candidates have filed certification forms to join New York City's voluntary Campaign Finance Program for the February 19, 2013 special election in Council District 31
Press Releases - January 11, 2013

Fundraising Period for 2013 Elections Ends Today

Today is the final day of the six-month fundraising period for candidates running for city office in the 2013 elections
Press Releases - January 10, 2013

Campaign Finance Board Issues an Advisory Opinion; Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board issued an
Press Releases - January 04, 2013

New York City Campaign Finance Board Announces Important Dates for the February 2013 Special Election

Candidates who wish to participate in the Campaign Finance Program for the newly announced special election in City Council District 31 must
Press Releases - December 13, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest issued a statement on the City Council's campaign finance legislation
Press Releases - December 13, 2012

Statement from Amy Loprest, Executive Director of Campaign Finance Board

During today's regularly scheduled Board meeting, Executive Director Amy Loprest issued the following statement: "I am sure you have all seen the news reports on the City Council’s campaign finance legislation
Press Releases - December 03, 2012

Disclosure Filing Notice: Council District 12 Special Election

The following campaigns have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements for Council District 12 special election with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - November 29, 2012

Fundraising Period for Council District 12 Special Election Ends Today

Today is the last day of the fundraising period for candidates who ran in the November 6 special election Council District 12  (Bronx)
Press Releases - November 29, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns from the 2009 election committed violations
Press Releases - November 26, 2012

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Chair Art Chang Urges Election Reform at Annual Hearing

At this evening's annual Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) annual hearing to review the 2012 election, VAAC Chairman Art Chang urged New Yorkers to support reforms to improve the way our elections are run
Press Releases - November 20, 2012

NYC Votes! Seeks Election Day Stories and Solutions at Public Hearing

NYC Votes! invites the voters of New York City to share their 2012 Election Day experiences at the New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) public hearing
Press Releases - November 19, 2012

NYC Votes! Congratulates 2013 Youth Poet Laureate Ashley August

NYC Votes! congratulates Ashley August on winning the Youth Poet Laureate Voter Poet Final Slam to become the 2013 Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) for New York City
Press Releases - November 15, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns from the 2009 election committed violations
Press Releases - November 08, 2012

NYC Votes! Holds Annual Youth Poet Laureate Voter Poet Slam Finals

NYC Votes! presents the 2013 New York City Youth Poet Laureate Voter Poet Slam Finals on Saturday, November 10
Press Releases - November 08, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Ratifies Repayments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two campaigns committed violations
Press Releases - November 04, 2012

NYC Votes! and Mobile Commons Announce Partnership to Help New Yorkers Find Poll Sites on Election Day by Text Message

New Yorkers seeking information about where to vote on Election Day will be able to locate their poll site by text message starting today
Press Releases - November 01, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Announces Public Funds Payment for Council District 12 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payments of public matching funds to two candidates for the Council District 12 special election on November 6
Press Releases - October 26, 2012

Disclosure Filing Notice: Council District 12 Special Election

The following campaigns and independent spenders have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements for Council District 12 special election with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 25, 2012

Disclosure Filing Notice: Council District 12 Special Election

The following campaigns and independent spenders have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements for Council District 12 special election with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 24, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Announces Public Funds Payment for Council District 12 Special Election

  The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payment of public matching funds to one candidate for the Council District 12 special election in November
Press Releases - October 23, 2012

Candidate for the Council District 12 Special Election Files with the Campaign Finance Board

  One candidate in the Council District 12 special election has filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 22, 2012

Fundraising Period for Council District 12 Special Election Ends Today

Today is the last day of the fundraising period for candidates running in the Council District 12 special election
Press Releases - October 19, 2012

NYC Votes! Releases Voter Guide for the November 6 General Election

NYC Votes! announces the release of its online 
Press Releases - October 18, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Issues Determination; Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that five campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - October 18, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Issues Determination on 2009 Mayoral Campaign of Michael R. Bloomberg

  During its regularly scheduled meeting, the Board voted to close a complaint against the 2009 mayoral campaign of Michael R
Press Releases - October 15, 2012

Amy Loprest Testifies Before City Council on Bills to Improve Voter Education and Participation in City Elections

New York City Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before City Council Committee on Governmental Operations on several bills that would improve voter education and participation in all elections
Press Releases - October 12, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Announces First Public Funds Payment for Council District 12 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced the payment of public matching funds to one candidate for the Council District 12 special election in November
Press Releases - October 09, 2012

NYC Votes! Partners with the Department of Homeless Services to Register Homeless Families and Individuals for November Elections

NYC Votes! is partnering with the Department of Homeless Services in a voter registration initiative this week to ensure all eligible New York City shelter residents have the opportunity to vote on Election Day, November 6
Press Releases - October 05, 2012

Candidates for the November 2012 Special Election File with the Campaign Finance Board

  Two candidates in the Council District 12 special election have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 05, 2012

Candidates for the November 2012 Special Election File with the Campaign Finance Board

  Five candidates in the Council District 12 special election have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - October 01, 2012

Fundraising Period for November 2012 Special Election Ends Today

  Today is the last day of the fundraising period for candidates running in the Council District 12 special election
Press Releases - September 26, 2012

NYC Votes! Partners with Health and Hospital Corporation to Register New Voters

With Election Day fast approaching, NYC Votes! is excited to partner with the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) to help New Yorkers register in time to vote on November 6
Press Releases - September 24, 2012

NYC Votes! Announces Youth Voter Registration Jam

On Tuesday, September 25, NYC Votes! will host its first-ever 
Press Releases - September 21, 2012

Rosario Dawson & Hot97 to Celebrate National Voter Registration Day with NYC Votes! on September 25

  September 21, 2012 – Save the date! NYC Votes! presents its first-ever 
Press Releases - September 14, 2012

NYC Votes! Launches Second Voter Survey in City Taxi Cabs

NYC Votes! has launched the second round of its 2012 voter experience survey, available in all New York City taxi cabs
Press Releases - September 13, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations and Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that eight campaigns in the 2009 elections and one campaign in the November 2010 special election in Council District 28 (Queens) committed violations
Press Releases - September 06, 2012

NYC Votes! Releases Voter Guide for September 13 Primary

NYC Votes! announces the release of its online Voter Guide to New York City candidates for the State Primary Elections on Thursday, September 13
Press Releases - August 30, 2012

New Map Details Voter Turnout in New York City's Congressional Primary Election

NYC Votes! has created an
Press Releases - August 16, 2012

NYC Votes! Welcomes Online Voter Registration

Today, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New Yorkers, starting immediately, will be able to register to vote and update their voter registration information online through the
Press Releases - August 09, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns in the 2009 elections and one campaign in the November 2010 special election in Council District 28 (Queens) committed violations
Press Releases - July 30, 2012

NYC Votes! Launches Partnership with Popular Community Bank to Increase Voter Registration

NYC Votes! has partnered with Popular Community Bank to increase voter registration and civic engagement in New York City with a series of voter registration drives in Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx this week
Press Releases - July 26, 2012

New Maps From Campaign Finance Board Analyze Fundraising for the 2013 Elections

The Campaign Finance Board has created
Press Releases - July 17, 2012

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Chair Urges NYC Board of Elections to Change Vote Counting Process

Art Chang, chair of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee, joined a group of good government advocates, election attorneys, and the Public Advocate to send the following letter this morning, urging the New York City Board of Elections to change vote counting procedures to ensure a quick, efficient tally of votes on Election Day
Press Releases - July 17, 2012

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

101 candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 12, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns in the 2009 elections commited violations
Press Releases - July 10, 2012

Fundraising Period for 2013 Elections Ends Tomorrow

Wednesday, July 11 is the last day of the six-month reporting period for candidates running for city office
Press Releases - June 26, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Launches Survey in City Taxi Cabs Asking New Yorkers "Did You Vote?"

NYC Votes! has launched a voting experience survey that will be available in all city taxi cabs
Press Releases - June 21, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations; Issues Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns in the 2009 elections commited violations
Press Releases - June 14, 2012

Executive Director Amy Loprest Testifies Before Maryland Commission on Campaign Finance

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified yesterday before the Maryland Commission to Study Campaign Finance Law regarding the city's campaign finance program
Press Releases - June 12, 2012

"Who Votes?" A Report on Voter Turnout in New York City

The Campaign Finance Board and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) has released a new research report addressing the problem of low voter turnout in New York City
Press Releases - June 11, 2012

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Chair Art Chang Testifies Before City Council

Art Chang, Chair of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee, testified before the City Council Committee on Governmental Operations today in support of Resolution No
Press Releases - May 10, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two campaigns in the 2009 elections and one campaign in the February 2009 special election commited violations
Press Releases - April 30, 2012

New York City Campaign Finance Board Releases Voter Assistance Annual Report

The Campaign Finance Board and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee announced the release of the
Press Releases - April 25, 2012

2012 Youth Poet Laureate Ish Islam to Co-Host “Poem in Your Pocket Day” Event

Ishmael “Ish” Islam, the New York City 2012 Youth Poet Laureate (YPL), will co-host
Press Releases - April 12, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns in the 2009 elections commited violations
Press Releases - March 15, 2012

CFB Adopts Rules for Disclosure of Independent Expenditures, Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board voted to adopt the
Press Releases - March 07, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Kicks Off “Your Vote Counts” Campaign

Last night, the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) kicked off a new multi-media campaign called “Your Vote Counts” as part of Women’s History Month
Press Releases - February 16, 2012

CFB Issues Revised Proposed Rules and Report on Disclosure of Independent Expenditures

After its regularly scheduled meeting today, the New York City Campaign Finance Board issued for public comment revised proposed rules and a report on the disclosure of independent expenditures in City elections
Press Releases - February 16, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that nine campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations and one campaign in the February 2009 special election commited violations
Press Releases - January 24, 2012

Campaign Finance Board to Issue Revised Draft Rules on Disclosure of Independent Expenditures

The New York City Campaign Finance Board will issue a revised draft of proposed rules on disclosure of independent expenditures in City elections after its regularly scheduled Board meeting on February 16, 2012
Press Releases - January 18, 2012

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Sixty-five candidates in the 2013 citywide elections filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) by last night's deadline
Press Releases - January 17, 2012

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Sixty candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - January 13, 2012

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Fifteen candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - January 12, 2012

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that six campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - January 12, 2012

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Two candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - January 10, 2012

Fundraising Period for 2011 and 2013 Elections Ends Wednesday

Wednesday, January 11 is the last day of the six-month reporting period for candidates running for city office
Press Releases - December 16, 2011

Amy Loprest Testifies Before City Council on Resolution Opposing U.S. Supreme Court's Citizens United Ruling

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified before the City Council Committee on Governmental Operations regarding the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision earlier today
Press Releases - December 09, 2011

3 New Members Join NYC Voter Assistance Advisory Committee; Agenda for December 12th Public Meeting & Hearing

The New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) is proud to announce the addition of three new members: Joseph C
Press Releases - December 08, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that five campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - December 05, 2011

Candidate Files Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

One candidate in the 2011 election in Council District #28 has filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB
Press Releases - December 02, 2011

Why Vote? Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Public Meeting and Hearing

Come tell us about your voting experiences and why you vote! How can we engage non-voters? Monday, December 12, 2011 5:30 pm–7:30 pm Borough of Manhattan Community College Richard Harris Terrace 199 Chambers Street New York, NY 10007 2012 Youth Poet Laureate Ishmael “Ish” Islam will be performing “Daydreaming at the Voting Booth” A public meeting of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee will be held at 5:00 pm, immediately prior to this hearing
Press Releases - November 10, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that four campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - November 09, 2011

Ishmael Islam Named 2012 Youth Poet Laureate

The NYC Campaign Finance Board (CFB), its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC), and Urban Word NYC held the 2012 New York City
Press Releases - November 02, 2011

Get Ready for Election Day with the Youth Poet Laureate Voter Slam Final!

The NYC Campaign Finanace Board (CFB) and its Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) presents the 2012 New York City
Press Releases - October 28, 2011

Candidate Files Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

One candidate in the 2011 election in Council District #28 has filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB
Press Releases - October 27, 2011

Why Vote? Town Hall, Moderated by WNYC's Brian Lehrer

The Campaign Finance Board’s Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) is excited to announce a special event hosted by WNYC’s Brian Lehrer on Tuesday, November 1st from 10AM - 12PM
Press Releases - October 27, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that two campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - October 27, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Holds Public Hearing on Proposed Rules for Disclosure of Independent Expenditures

The Campaign Finance Board held a public hearing today on its proposed rules for the disclosure of independent expenditures in city elections
Press Releases - October 18, 2011

The 2012 Youth Poet Laureate Program Holds Semifinal Slams

The CFB's Voter Assistance Advisory Committee presents the 2012
Press Releases - October 07, 2011

Candidate Files Disclosure with Campaign Finance Board

One candidate in the 2011 election in Council District #28 has filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB
Press Releases - September 23, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Four candidates in the 2011 election in Council District #28 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB today
Press Releases - September 16, 2011

The 2012 Youth Poet Laureate Program Holds Successful Kickoff; Still Accepting Applicants for 2012 Program

On Thursday, September 8, the 2012
Press Releases - September 08, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Proposed Rulemaking for Disclosure of Independent Expenditures

Today, during its regularly scheduled meeting, the Board voted to release proposed rules to implement the New York City Charter mandate for disclosure of independent expenditures
Press Releases - September 08, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - September 07, 2011

The 2012 Youth Poet Laureate Program Kicks Off

On Thursday, September 8, the 2012
Press Releases - September 02, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Three candidates in the 2011 election in Council District #28 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB today
Press Releases - September 02, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Four candidates in the 2011 election in Council District #28 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB today
Press Releases - September 01, 2011

Filing Deadline for 2011 Election Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the deadline for candidates in the 2011 election to file campaign disclosures with the Campaign Finance Board
Press Releases - August 30, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Publishes 2011 Official New York City Primary Election Voter Guide

The Campaign Finance Board today announced the publication of its official New York City Voter Guide for the 2011 Council District 28 candidates
Press Releases - August 12, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Five candidates in the 2011 election in Council District #28 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB
Press Releases - August 11, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties, Repayment Obligations, and Ratifies Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns in the 2009 elections committed violations
Press Releases - August 10, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Two candidates in the 2011 election in Council District #28 have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the CFB today
Press Releases - July 18, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Fifty-one potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 15, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Thirty-two potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 15, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Thirty-seven potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 15, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Forty-nine potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - July 14, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Penalties and Repayment Obligations; Announces Post-Election Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that eight campaigns had committed violations
Press Releases - July 14, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Twenty potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - July 13, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Sixteen potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - July 12, 2011

Candidates File Disclosures with Campaign Finance Board

Two potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required campaign finance disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today
Press Releases - July 07, 2011

Fundraising Period for 2011 and 2013 Elections Ends Monday

Monday, July 11 is the last day of the six-month reporting period for candidates running for city office
Press Releases - June 27, 2011

Statement of CFB Executive Director Amy Loprest on the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in McComish v. Bennett

New York City Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest issued the following statement today in reaction to the U
Press Releases - June 27, 2011

Voter Assistance Advisory Committee Adopts Ethical Guidelines

The New York City Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC) held a public meeting with a period for public comment on June 23, 2011
Press Releases - June 09, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Repayment Obligations and Announces Post-Election Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that three campaigns must repay public funds
Press Releases - May 12, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Assesses Penalties, Votes on Repayment Obligation and Announces Post-Election Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign and determined that one campaign must repay public funds
Press Releases - May 11, 2011

New York City Campaign Finance Board Announces Members of the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee

The Campaign Finance Board today announced four of the appointed members to serve on the Voter Assistance Advisory Committee (VAAC)
Press Releases - April 29, 2011

CFB Launches NYCVotes! Campaign and Releases Voter Assistance Annual Report

he Campaign Finance Board today announced the release of its Voter Assistance Annual Report for 2010-2011
Press Releases - April 07, 2011

CFB Assesses Penalties and Announces Post-Election Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties or violations against three campaigns
Press Releases - March 28, 2011

New York City Campaign Finance Board Announces Youth Poet Laureate Schedule for Poetry Month

The New York City Youth Poet Laureate (YPL) program is a voter-themed spoken word competition designed to energize a population of new voters
Press Releases - March 10, 2011

Campaign Finance Board Votes on Repayment Obligations, Asseses Penalties, and Announces Post-Election Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board made determinations that three campaigns must repay public funds
Press Releases - March 02, 2011

CFB Announces Hearing on Disclosure of Independent Expenditures

The New York City Campaign Finance Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 10, at 11:00 a
Press Releases - February 10, 2011

CFB Votes on Repayment Obligation

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board made determinations that two campaigns must repay public funds
Press Releases - February 10, 2011

CFB Votes on Repayment Obligations, Asseses Penalties, and Announces Post-Election Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board made determinations that three campaigns must repay public funds
Press Releases - January 18, 2011

Candidates for 2013 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with CFB

Thirty-nine potential candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of close of business today
Press Releases - January 13, 2011

CFB Votes On Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board made determinations that two campaigns must repay public funds
Press Releases - December 16, 2010

CFB Assesses Penalties; Announces Post-Election Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns
Press Releases - December 01, 2010

CFB Statement on Challenge to Arizona's Public Financing System

New York City Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest made the following statement in response to the Supreme Court's decision to hear a challenge to Arizona's public campaign financing system: “On Monday, the Supreme Court announces it would hear a case challenging Arizona’s public campaign financing system
Press Releases - November 30, 2010

Candidates in November 2 Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements

Six candidates in the special election in Council District 28 (Queens) and one candidate in the general election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required disclosure statements today with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - November 18, 2010

CFB Announces Post-Election Payment; Levies Repayment Obligations

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board approved a post-election payment of $16,440 to the campaign of Jose Eduardo Giraldo, a candidate for City Council in the February 24, 2009 special election in District 21
Press Releases - October 28, 2010

CFB Announces Public Funds Payment to One Candidate for November 2 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the final pre-election payment of public matching funds to a qualifying candidate for the November 2 special election in City Council District 28 (Queens)
Press Releases - October 22, 2010

Candidates for November 2 Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements with CFB

Six candidates in the special election in Council District 28 (Queens) and 1 candidate in the general election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required disclosure statements
Press Releases - October 19, 2010

Campaign Finance Board Publishes 2010 Official New York City General Election Voter Guide

The Campaign Finance Board today announced the publication of its official New York City Voter Guide for the 2010 Charter Revision ballot questions
Press Releases - October 18, 2010

Fundraising Period for Council Elections Ends Today

Today is the final day of the second reporting period for the special election in Council District 28
Press Releases - October 14, 2010

CFB Announces Public Funds Payment to One Candidate for November 2 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the first payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the November 2 special election in City Council District 28 (Queens)
Press Releases - October 01, 2010

Candidates for November 2 Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements with CFB

Five candidates in the special election in Council District 28 (Queens) and 1 candidate in the general election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required disclosure statements
Press Releases - September 27, 2010

Fundraising Periods for Council Elections End Today

Today is the final day of the first reporting period for the special election in Council District 28
Press Releases - September 27, 2010

CFB Executive Director Amy Loprest to Speak at Baruch Policy Forum on Campaign Finance

Tomorrow, at 6:00 PM, the Baruch College School of Public Affairs will host a policy forum entitled “Small Donors, Big Democracy: The Impact of Campaign Finance Regulation on Citizenship
Press Releases - September 16, 2010

Campaign Finance Board Announces Post-Election Payment; Issues an Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board announced a post-election payment of $6,902 to the campaign of Paul D
Press Releases - September 09, 2010

Candidates Join Campaign Finance Program for November 2 Special Election in Council District 28

10 candidates have filed certification forms to join New York City’s voluntary Campaign Finance Program for the special election in Council District 28, the Campaign Finance Board announced today
Press Releases - September 01, 2010

CFB Releases 2009 Post-Election Report, Makes Recommendations for Further Reforms

The Campaign Finance Board today announced the release of its 2009 post-election report, New Yorkers Make Their Voices Heard: A Report on the 2009 Elections
Press Releases - August 12, 2010

CFB Assesses Infractions; Welcomes New Board Member Courtney Hall

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board determined that the campaign of Kenneth Mitchell, a candidate for City Council in the February 24, 2009 election in District 49, committed infractions of the New York City Campaign Finance Act
Press Releases - July 15, 2010

Candidates for 2013 Citywide Elections File Dicslosure Statments with Campaign Finance Board

31 candidates in the 2013 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 6:15 P
Press Releases - July 12, 2010

Fundraising Period #1 for 2013 Elections Ended Yesterday

Yesterday was the last day of the first reporting period for the 2013 citywide elections
Press Releases - July 08, 2010

CFB Asesses Penalties Against One Campaign; Approves Rules

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against the campaign of Anthony Como, a candidate for City Council in the November 4, 2008 election in District 30
Press Releases - June 17, 2010

Executive Director Amy Loprest Testifies at the Charter Revision Commission

Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest testified last night before the New York City Charter Revision Commission at the Commission’s issue forum on public integrity held at City College in Manhattan
Press Releases - May 13, 2010

CFB Issues Proposed Rules for Public Comment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board issued proposed amendments to its Rules for public comment
Press Releases - April 20, 2010

Candidates for March 23 Special Election for City Council Filed Disclosure Statements with CFB

Four candidates in the March 23, 2010 special election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - April 08, 2010

CFB Assesses Penalties Against Two Campaigns, Announces Post-Election Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns
Press Releases - March 18, 2010

CFB Announces Final Public Funds Payment for March 23 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the final payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the March 23 special election in City Council District 44 (Brooklyn)
Press Releases - March 12, 2010

Candidates for March 23 Special Election for City Council File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

Four candidates in the March 23, 2010 special election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - March 09, 2010

Second Fundraising Period for CD #44 Special Election Ends

Monday, March 8, 2010 was the final day of the second reporting period for the special election in Council District 44
Press Releases - March 03, 2010

CFB Announces Public Funds Payments to Two Candidates for March 23 Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the first payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the March 23 special election in City Council District 44 (Brooklyn)
Press Releases - February 19, 2010

Candidates for March 23 Special Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

Six candidates in the March 23, 2010 special election in Council District 44 (Brooklyn) have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - February 12, 2010

First Fundraising Period for CD#44 Special Election Ends Monday, February 15

Monday, February 15, 2010 is the final day of the first reporting period for the special election in Council District 44
Press Releases - February 09, 2010

Candidates Join Campaign Finance Program for March 23 Special Election in Council District 44

Four candidates have filed certification forms to join New York City’s voluntary Campaign Finance Program for the special election in Council District 44, the Campaign Finance Board announced today
Press Releases - February 04, 2010

Campaign Finance Board Assesses Penalties Against Two Campaigns; Issues Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns
Press Releases - January 21, 2010

Statement of CFB Executive Director Amy Loprest on the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in Citizens United v. FEC

New York City Campaign Finance Board Executive Director Amy Loprest issued the following statement today in reaction to the U
Press Releases - January 15, 2010

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

182 candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - January 11, 2010

Fundraising Period #16 for 2009 Elections Ends Today

Today is the last day of the sixteenth and final reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - January 07, 2010

Campaign Finance Board Declares a Bonus, Issues an Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board declared a “Tier 2” bonus for the participating candidate in the general election for Council District 19, based on the post-election filings of a non-participating candidate, which indicated that the non-participating candidate raised or spent three times the applicable spending limit
Press Releases - December 03, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Holds Post-Election Hearings

The New York City Campaign Finance Board held its series of post-election hearings this week, as candidates, elected officials, public interest organizations and campaign staffers addressed the Board to provide comments about the effectiveness of the Campaign Finance Program during the 2009 elections
Press Releases - November 30, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with CFB

93 candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 6:30 P
Press Releases - November 25, 2009

Fundraising Period #15 For 2009 Elections Ends Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the final day of the fifteenth reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - November 24, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Announces Post-Election Hearings

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced post-election hearings, to be held December 1 and 2, to review the effectiveness of the Campaign Finance Program for the 2009 elections
Press Releases - November 05, 2009

Analysis: Public Funds Provided Through The Campaign Finance Program Help Fuel Competitive Races

With the results of the general election in, one trend stands out: across all offices, the 2009 elections provided a higher level of competition than the previous set of citywide elections
Press Releases - October 29, 2009

CFB Announces Fourth Public Funds Payments for 2009 General Elections to 55 Candidates, Issues Advisory Opinion

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the 2009 general elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - October 23, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statments with Campaign Finance Board

108 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 7:15 P
Press Releases - October 21, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Announces Third Public Funds Payments for 2009 General Elections to 15 Candidates, Issues Determination

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the 2009 general elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - October 20, 2009

CFB Announces Second General Election Debate for Mayor

New York City’s Official Debate Program for the 2009 elections continues with the Second General Election Debate for Mayor on Tuesday, October 27
Press Releases - October 14, 2009

CFB Announces the First General Election Debate for Comptroller

New York City’s Official Debate Program continues this week with the First General Election Debate for Comptroller
Press Releases - October 14, 2009

CFB Publishes 2009 Official New York City General Election Voter Guide

The Campaign Finance Board today announced the publication of its official New York City Voter Guide for the 2009 general election
Press Releases - October 09, 2009

CFB Introduces Online "Doing Business" Contribution Summary

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today announced the launch of a new feature on its website
Press Releases - October 08, 2009

CFB Announces Second Public Funds Payments for 2009 General Elections to 24 Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the 2009 general elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - October 07, 2009

CFB Announces First General Election Debate For Mayor

New York City’s Official Debate Program continues next week with the first General Election Debate for Mayor
Press Releases - October 06, 2009

The New York City Voter Assistance Commission and Deputy Mayor for Youth and Community Development Dennis Walcott Name the First New York City Youth Poet Laureate

On October 6, 2009, the NYC Voter Assistance Commission with Deputy Mayor Dennis M
Press Releases - October 02, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

120 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 7:30 P
Press Releases - October 01, 2009

CFB Announces First Public Funds Payment for 2009 General Elections to 52 Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the first payment of public matching funds for the 2009 general elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - September 25, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with the Campaign Finance Board

162 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 7:30 PM today
Press Releases - September 23, 2009

CFB Affirms Determinations on Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board ratified determinations on Rule 5-02(a) petitions filed by 2009 City Council candidates Alan Gerson (CD #1), James Sanders, Jr
Press Releases - September 21, 2009

CFB Announces Runoff Debates for Public Advocate and Comptroller

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the schedule for New York City’s Official Debate Program debates for the runoff election
Press Releases - September 18, 2009

CFB Announces Public Funds Payments for Primary Run-Off Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the September 29 Democratic Party primary run-off elections for public advocate and comptroller
Press Releases - September 11, 2009

CFB Announces Fourth and Final Public Funds Payments for 2009 Primary Elections, Makes Determination

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the fourth and final payment of public matching funds for the 2009 primary elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - September 04, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

160 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 8:00 PM today
Press Releases - September 03, 2009

CFB Announces Week of "Leading Contender" Debates in Primary Elections

New York City’s Official Debate Program will wrap up its Primary Election debates with a week of debates
Press Releases - September 02, 2009

CFB Board Makes Statement, Announces Third Public Funds Payments for 2009 Primary Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the third payment of public matching funds for the 2009 primary elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - August 27, 2009

CFB Rules On Petitions, Makes Two Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board decided on Rule 5-02(a) petitions filed by 2009 City Council candidates Robert Rodriguez (CD #8) and Ruben Wills (CD #28) to challenge determinations of nonpayment at the Board’s August 20 meeting
Press Releases - August 27, 2009

CFB Publishes 2009 Official New York City Primary Election Voter Guide

The Campaign Finance Board today announced the publication of its official New York City Voter Guide for the 2009 Primary elections
Press Releases - August 24, 2009

CFB Announces First Democratic Primary Debates for Mayor and Public Advocate

New York City’s Official Debate Program continues this week with the first Democratic Primary debates for Mayor and Public Advocate
Press Releases - August 20, 2009

CFB Announces Second Public Funds Payments for 2009 Primary Elections to 55 Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the 2009 primary elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - August 19, 2009

CFB Kicks Off 2009 Official Debate Program with First Democratic Primary Debate for Comptroller

The first debate of New York City’s Official Debate Program will be held Friday, August 21, 2009 at 1:30 P
Press Releases - August 14, 2009

Candidates for Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

184 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - August 06, 2009

CFB Announces First Public Funds Payments for 2009 Primary Elections to 89 Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of the first public matching funds for the 2009 primary elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - August 06, 2009

CFB Chairman Father Joseph P. Parkes, S.J. on the Confirmation of Former Board Member Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court

“We congratulate Justice Sonia Sotomayor on her confirmation to the U
Press Releases - August 03, 2009

CFB Analysis: Small Donors Playing a Bigger Role as Elections Grow Near

With the primary elections about six weeks away, New Yorkers are getting involved in their local elections at increasing rates
Press Releases - July 23, 2009

CFB Assesses Penalties, Issues a Payment, Declares Extraordinary Circumstances, and Adopts Rules

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one candidate
Press Releases - July 16, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Issues Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board issued an
Press Releases - July 15, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

242 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 7:00 P
Press Releases - July 13, 2009

Two-Month Fundraising Period for 2009 Elections Ends

Saturday, July 11 was the final day of the ninth reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - June 18, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Unveils Debate Program

The New York City Campaign Finance Board, along with its media partners, today announced the schedule for New York City’s official Debate Program for the 2009 elections
Press Releases - June 16, 2009

Analysis: As Candidates Join the Campaign Finance Program, Spending Ramps Up, But Focus Remains on Small Donors

With less than four months remaining until the September primary, New York City campaigns are starting to heat up
Press Releases - June 11, 2009

241 Candidates Join the New York City Campaign Finance Program

241 candidates have filed certification forms to join the New York City City’s voluntary Program and become eligible to receive public matching funds for the 2009 elections
Press Releases - June 11, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Assesses Penalties Against One Candidate

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one candidate
Press Releases - June 08, 2009

June 10, 2009 Is The Last Day for Candidates to Join the New York City Campaign Finance Program

Wednesday, June 10 is the deadline for candidates running for mayor, comptroller, public advocate, borough president, or City Council to become eligible to receive public funds for the 2009 elections by joining New York City’s voluntary Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - May 26, 2009

CFB Chairman's Statement on Appointment of Former Board Member Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court

“We applaud President Obama’s choice to appoint Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U
Press Releases - May 21, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Assesses Penalties Against One Campaign

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign
Press Releases - May 15, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with CFB

228 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 7:50 P
Press Releases - May 12, 2009

Two-Month Fundraising Period for 2009 Elections Ends

Yesterday was the final day of the eighth reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - May 11, 2009

CFB Announces Launch of New Searchable Database

The New York City Campaign Finance Board (CFB) today announced the launch of its newly redesigned
Press Releases - April 14, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Issues Advisory Opinion, Issues Proposed Rules for Public Comment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board issued an advisory opinion and issued proposed amendments to Board Rules for public comment
Press Releases - April 13, 2009

CFB Analysis: Campaign Fundraising Continues to Slow, but Focus on Small Donors Continues to Grow

  With the 2009 election year now underway, candidate fundraising  continues to proceed at a slower pace than in previous election cycles
Press Releases - April 13, 2009

Candidates for April 21 Special Election for Bronx Borough President File Disclosure with the CFB

Two candidates in the April 21, 2009 special election for Bronx Borough President have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - April 08, 2009

CFB Analysis: Campaign Fundraising Continues to Slow, But Focus on Small Donors Continues to Grow

With the 2009 election year now underway, candidate fundraising continues to proceed at a slower pace than in previous election cycles
Press Releases - March 23, 2009

Candidates for February 24 Special Election for City Council File Post Election Disclosure Statements

Fourteen candidates in the February 24, 2009 special elections in Council districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens), and 49 (Staten Island) have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB)
Press Releases - March 20, 2009

Candidates for April 21 Special Election for Bronx Borough President File Disclosure Statements with the CFB

Two candidates in the April 21, 2009 special election for Bronx Borough President have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - March 19, 2009

Campaign Finance Board Assesses Penalties, Issues Advisory Opinion

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign
Press Releases - March 16, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

185 potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of 5:30 P
Press Releases - March 12, 2009

Two-Month Fundraising Period for 2009 Elections Ended Yesterday

Yesterday was the final day of the seventh reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - February 20, 2009

CFB Announces Final Public Funds Payments for February 24 Special Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the final payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the February 24 special elections in City Council Districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens) and 49 (Staten Island)
Press Releases - February 13, 2009

CFB Announces Public Funds Payment to One Candidate for February 24th Special Election

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the third payment of public matching funds to a candidate in the February 24th special election in City Council District 49 (Staten Island)
Press Releases - February 13, 2009

Candidates for February 24 Special Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements with CFB

Nineteen candidates in the February 24th, 2009 special elections in Council districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens), and 49 (Staten Island) have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - February 12, 2009

CFB Assesses Penalties, Issues Public Funds Payments for Special Election

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign
Press Releases - February 04, 2009

CFB Announces Public Funds Payments to Ten Candidates for February 24 Special Elections

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the first payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the February 24 special elections in City Council Districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens) and 49 (Staten Island)
Press Releases - January 29, 2009

CFB Analysis: Campaign Fundraising Drops Sharply

Candidates for City office in the 2009 elections reported raising substantially less money during the last six-month disclosure period than in previous filing periods
Press Releases - January 26, 2009

Candidates in February 24 Special Elections for City Council File Disclosure Statements with CFB

Seventeen candidates in the February 24, 2009 special elections in Council districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens), and 49 (Staten Island) have filed required financial disclosure statements
Press Releases - January 15, 2009

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with CFB

One hundred and seven potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of close of business today
Press Releases - January 13, 2009

CFB Announces Release of Citywide Elections Debate Sponsor Application

The Campaign Finance Board has released the application to sponsor CFB debates for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - January 12, 2009

Candidates Join Campaign Finance Program for February 24 Special Elections in Council Districts 21, 31, and 49

Nineteen candidates have filed certification forms to join New York City’s voluntary Campaign Finance Program for special elections in Council districts 21, 32, and 49, the Campaign Finance Board announced today
Press Releases - January 12, 2009

Six-Month Fundraising Period For 2009 Elections Ends

Yesterday was the final day of the sixth reporting period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - January 08, 2009

CFB Issues Advisory Opinions

The Campaign Finance Board today issued two advisory opinions and issued proposed amendments to Board Rules for public comment
Press Releases - January 07, 2009

CFB Announces Important Dates for Candidates in the February 24 Special Elections

The Campaign Finance Board has announced important dates for candidates in the February 24, 2009 special elections in Council districts 21 (Queens), 32 (Queens), and 49 (Staten Island)
Press Releases - January 07, 2009

CFB to Release Citywide Elections Debate Sponsor Application

The Campaign Finance Board will release the application to sponsor CFB debates for the 2009 citywide elections on Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Press Releases - December 11, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against Three Campaigns, Issues Post-Election Public Funds Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against three campaigns and issued post-election public funds payments to two campaigns
Press Releases - December 01, 2008

Candidates in 2008 Fall Election File Financial Disclosures

The two candidates in the Fall 2008 election in City Council district 30 (Queens) have filed required post-election financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board as of today
Press Releases - November 03, 2008

Statement of CFB Chairman Father Joseph P. Parkes, S.J. Regarding CFB Advisory Opinion on the Impact of Extending Term Limits on the Campaign Finance Program

After the New York City Campaign Finance Board issued Advisory Opinion 2008-7, regarding the impact of extending term limits on the administration of the Campaign Finance Program for the 2009 election, Board Chairman Father Joseph P
Press Releases - November 03, 2008

Campaign Finance Board Certifies Third Phase of Doing Business Database, Issues Advisory Opinion on Term Limits

The Board today certified the third phase of the Doing Business Database (DBDB), as required by Local Law 34 of 2007
Press Releases - October 30, 2008

CFB Announces Public Funds Payments for 2008 Fall Election in District 30 – Pays Two Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced a payment of public matching funds to two qualifying candidates for the 2008 Fall elections in City Council district 30 (Queens)
Press Releases - October 27, 2008

CFB Announces Publication of 2008 Fall Election Voter Guide for District 30 (Queens)

The Campaign Finance Board is pleased to announce the publication of the official Voter Guide for the 2008 Fall election in City Council district 30 (Queens)
Press Releases - October 24, 2008

Candidate in 2008 Fall Election Files Financial Disclosure

One candidate in the Fall 2008 election in City Council district 30 (Queens) has filed a required financial disclosure statement with the Campaign Finance Board as of today
Press Releases - October 23, 2008

Statement of The Campaign Finance Board on Term Limits Legislation

Last week, the Campaign Finance Board released
Press Releases - October 21, 2008

CFB Announces Third Public Funds Payments for 2009 General Elections to 15 Candidates, Issues Determination

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the payment of public matching funds for the 2009 general elections to qualifying candidates participating in the Campaign Finance Program
Press Releases - October 17, 2008

New York City Campaign Finance Board Issues Draft Guidelines in Response to Potential Extension of Term Limits

Legislation to extend term limits for current elected officials is currently under consideration by the City Council
Press Releases - October 16, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against One Campaign, Issues Public Funds Payment

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign, ratified public funds payments made for the 2008 Fall election, issued a public funds payment to one campaign from the 2008 Fall election, and adopted proposed rules
Press Releases - October 14, 2008

CFB Request Comment on Implications of Extending Term Limits

Legislation to extend term limits for current elected officials is currently under consideration by the City Council
Press Releases - October 09, 2008

CFB Announces Public Funds Payments for 2008 Fall Election in District 30 – Pays Two Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced a payment of public matching funds to two qualifying candidates for the 2008 Fall elections in City Council district 30 (Queens)
Press Releases - October 03, 2008

Two Candidates in Fall 2008 Election File Financial Disclosures

The two candidates in the Fall 2008 election in City Council district 30 (Queens) have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board as of today
Press Releases - October 02, 2008

Statement of New York City Campaign Finance Board Chairman Father Joseph P. Parkes, S.J. on Extending Term Limits

After Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced his intention to support a change to the law limiting New York City officeholders to two four-year terms in office, Campaign Finance Board Chairman Joseph P
Press Releases - September 25, 2008

CFB Announces Public Funds Payment for 2008 Fall Election in District 30 - Pays One Candidate

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced a payment of public matching funds to a qualifying candidate for the 2008 Fall elections in City Council district 30 (Queens)
Press Releases - September 19, 2008

Candidate in 2008 Fall Election Files Financial Disclosure

One candidate in the Fall 2008 election in City Council district 30 (Queens) has filed a required financial disclosure statement with the Campaign Finance Board as of today
Press Releases - September 18, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against Two Campaigns

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns and reviewed a formal petition challenging the amount of a public funds payment
Press Releases - August 14, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against One Campaign

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against one campaign, reviewed a formal petition challenging a determination of non-payment by the Board, dismissed a complaint against the 2005 campaign of Manhattan borough president candidate Scott Stringer, and adopted proposed changes to Board Rules for public comment
Press Releases - July 24, 2008

CFB Analysis: Fundraising Shows New Focus on Small Contributions During 2008

With six months left in 2008, candidates for City office in the 2009 elections are raising funds at an unprecedented rate
Press Releases - July 16, 2008

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

One-hundred and twenty-four potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as yesterday’s deadline
Press Releases - July 15, 2008

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

One-hundred and twelve potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of today
Press Releases - July 14, 2008

Candidates for 2009 Citywide Elections File Disclosure Statements with Campaign Finance Board

Twenty-two potential candidates in the 2009 citywide elections have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board (CFB) as of today
Press Releases - July 11, 2008

Six-Month Fundraising Period for 2009 Election Ends Today

Today is the final day of the fifth disclosure filing period for the 2009 citywide elections
Press Releases - July 10, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against Two Campaigns, Issues Two Advisory Opinions

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns and issued two advisory opinions
Press Releases - July 01, 2008

Campaign Finance Board Certifies Second Phase of Doing Business Database

The Board today certified the second phase of the Doing Business Database (DBDB), as required by Local Law 34 of 2007
Press Releases - June 30, 2008

Three Candidates in June 3 Special Election File Financial Disclosures

Three candidates in the June 3, 2008 special election in City Council District 30 (Queens) have filed required financial disclosure statements with the Campaign Finance Board as of today
Press Releases - June 16, 2008

CFB Assesses Penalties Against Two Campaigns, Issues Post-Election Payments

During a regularly scheduled meeting today, the Campaign Finance Board assessed penalties against two campaigns, ratified public funds payments made for the June 3 special election, and issued post-election public funds payments to four campaigns from 2005 and 2007
Press Releases - May 30, 2008

CFB Announces Third Public Funds Payments for June 3 Special Election - Pays Two Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the third payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the June 3 special election in City Council district 30 (Queens)
Press Releases - May 28, 2008

CFB Announces Second Public Funds Payment for June 3 Special Election - Pays Two Candidates

The New York City Campaign Finance Board today announced the second payment of public matching funds to qualifying candidates for the June 3 special election in City Council district 30 (Queens)