Secretary of Commonwealth Announces List of Candidates and Committees Which Missed Campaign Finance Filing Deadline

Feb 07, 2014, 12:29 ET from Pennsylvania Department of State

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the list of candidates and candidates' authorized committees that failed to file campaign finance reports for the reporting period ending Jan. 31. 

A candidate or candidate's committee is considered noncompliant with the campaign finance reporting law if a late fee is owed or the required report has not been submitted for the current reporting cycle.  Once the candidate or authorized committee has met all obligations, the candidate or authorized committee will be removed from this list.

The list of candidates and candidates authorized committees which failed to meet the reporting deadline is available on the Department of State webpage,

The Department of State receives and files campaign finance reports for state legislative and statewide candidates, and judges of the court of common pleas.  The department levies fines for late campaign finance reports.  However, other enforcement of campaign finance law violations is handled by the state attorney general's office.

Media contact: Ron Ruman, 717-783-1621

SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of State