Accessing the Campaign Finance Web Site

You can access the Campaign Finance Public Access page to view campaign finance data for the state of Maine. You can do the following:

 

Tasks

To access the Campaign Finance Public Access page:

 

 

The Campaign Finance Public Access page is displayed.

 

To view information:

 

 

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Then...

Search for and view Candidate financial reports...

  1. In the menu bar, click browse financial reports and then click candidates.

 

The Candidates page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Candidate.

Search for and view Party Committee financial reports...

  1. In the menu bar, click browse financial reports and then click party committees.

 

The Party Committees page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Party Committee.

Search for and view PAC financial reports...

  1. In the menu bar, click browse financial reports and then click political action committees.

 

The Political Action Committees page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a PAC.

Search for and view Ballot Question Committee financial reports...

  1. In the menu bar, click browse financial reports and then click ballot questions.

 

The Ballot Question Committees page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Ballot Question Committee.

Search for and view Lobbyist/Client financial reports...

  1. In the menu bar, click browse financial reports and then click lobbyist/clients.

 

The Lobbyist/Clients page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Lobbyist or Client.

Search for a Candidate using quick search...

  1. In the menu bar, click reports and then click quick candidate lists.

 

The Candidate List page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Candidate Using Quick Search.

Search for a Candidate using advanced search...

  1. In the menu bar, click reports and then click advanced candidate lists.

 

The Advanced Candidate List page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Candidate Using Advanced Search.

Search for campaign finance contributions...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - contribution search.

 

The Campaign Finance Candidate Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Contribution.

Search for campaign finance contributions using advanced search...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - advanced contribution search.

 

The Campaign Finance Candidate Advanced Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Contribution Using Advanced Search.

Search for campaign finance expenditures...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - expenditure search.

 

The Campaign Finance Expenditure Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for an Expenditure.

Search for campaign finance expenditures using advanced search...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - advanced expenditure search.

 

The Campaign Finance Expenditure Advanced Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for Expenditures Using Advanced Search.

Search for campaign finance contributions across all filers...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - across all filers contributions.

 

The Campaign Finance Candidate All Filers Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for Contributions for All Filers.

Search for campaign finance expenditures across all filers...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click campaign finance - across all filers expenditures.

 

The Campaign Finance Expenditure All Filers Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for Expenditures for All Filers.

Search for filed registrations...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click filed registrations.

 

The Filed Registrations Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for a Filed Registration.

Search for lobbying information...

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click lobbying info.

 

The Lobbying Info Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Searching for Lobbying Information.

Search for data downloads...

 

  1. In the menu bar, click searches and then click data download.

 

The Data Download Search page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Downloading Contribution and Expenditure Data.

Register a Committee, Candidate, or Lobbyist...

  1. In the menu bar, click registration.

 

The Campaign Finance e-Filing System Registration page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Adding a Registration.

Access your workspace if you have the appropriate login credentials...

  1. In the menu bar, click filer login.

 

The Registered User Login page is displayed.

 

  1. Perform the steps for Logging in to the System.