For calendar year 2019

 
  • Number of reports filed = 99,126 
 
  • Number of filers = Approx. 13,000 
    • Elected/appointed officials = 7,244
    • Candidates = 2,250
    • Political Committees =1,124
    • Registered lobbying firms: = 938
    • Registered Lobbyist employers = 1,345
    • Incidental committees =33
 
  • Complaints received or initiated = 538 
    • Cases opened = 410 
    • Cases closed = 721 
    • Cases handled through alternative resolutions = 678 or 94% (Up 10% from previous year)
    • Cases brought to brief hearing = 3
    • Cases brought to full hearing = 9
 
  • Helpdesk requests answered = 8,900 
 
  • Public records requests = 516 (Up 14% from previous year)
 
 
  • Filers reporting electronically
    • Political Committees = 99.3%, up from 93% the previous year
    • Candidates =  96.2%, up from 90% the previous year
    • Lobbyists 98.5%, up from 94% the previous year
    • Elected and appointed officials filing financial disclosures electronically: 83.5%, up from 79% the previous year
  • Open Data records available to the public online = More than 7 million records

 

  • Website page views = Nearly 2.1 million

 

 

 

 

For calendar year 2018

  • Number of reports filed = 96,668
  • Number of filers = Approx. 10,000
    • Elected/appointed officials = 5,500
    • Candidates = 1,224
    • Political committees = 1,111
    • Registered lobbying firms = 875
    • Registered lobbyist employers = 1,357
  • Complaints received or initiated = 682
  • Cases opened = 769 (In 2008, this was approx. 100. In 2016, this was 309)
    • Citizen Action cases = 125 (in 2017, this was 263)
  • Cases closed = 773 (in 2008, this was 48, in 2016 this was 174)
    • # or % handled through alternative resolutions = 616 or 79.6% (in 2016, this was 114)
    • # or % brought to brief hearing = 83 or 10.7%
    • # or % brought to full hearing = 19 or 2.5%
  • Helpdesk requests answered = 7,200
  • Public records requests = 451 (increase of 12% over 2016)
  • Filers reporting electronically
    • Political Committees = 93%
    • Candidates = 90%
    • Lobbyists = 94% (from 50% before new app was launched)
    • Elected and appointed officials filing financial disclosures = 79%
  • Open Data records available to the public online = More than 5 million 
  • Website page views = 2.1 million