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The Public Disclosure Commission was created and empowered by Initiative of the People to provide timely and meaningful public access to accurate information about the financing of political campaigns, lobbyist expenditures, and the financial affairs of public officials and candidates, and to ensure compliance with and equitable enforcement of Washington's disclosure and campaign finance laws.
In this section of the web site you will learn state contribution limits, political advertising sponsor requirements, report due dates, and all other information that candidates, political committees, lobbyists, and their employers need to know in order to comply with Washington State's campaign finance disclosure laws and rules.