Campaign Finance Disclosure

We encourage you to and come back often for important information.

Upcoming Filing Deadlines:

2015 May Special Election Pre-Primary Campaign statement due by 5:00 pm on April 24, 2015; closes on April 19, 2015. The statement is required by Ballot Question Committees and Political Party Committees participating in this election.

2015 April Quarterly Statement due by 5:00 pm on April 27, 2015; closes on April 20, 2015. The statement is required by all Independent and Political PACs and Ballot Question Committees.




   Committee Memos



Committee Pages

   Select a committee type below to view forms and filing materials pertinent to that committee type.




Campaign Finance Searchable Database

Committee Campaign Statement Search Page Search Campaign Statements by committee type, conduct Contribution or Expenditure Analysis, or search for Late Contributions.

Find My Candidate Committee Campaign Statements

Contributions Quick Search Try this new contributions search feature and give us your feedback through the "Rate your experience" link.

                                            Get the free mobile app to search and summarize Michigan's e-Filed campaign-finance reports.

Apple Store Logo     Android Store Logo



TV Station Profiles & Public Inspection Files

Search FCC records for political ad spending disclosures.  The Federal Communications Commission allows people to find spending disclosure statements of political campaign and issue ads. Enter the call letters of the station and then click on "Political Files" in the middle of menu bar under the station's name. Select a year and then the group.

 Please note, this link is provided as a courtesy and its contents are solely controlled by the FCC.



MERTS & E-IDR E-Filing (State Level Filers Only)

MERTS Plus E-Filers
MERTS: Website: Download software and software updates, sign up for MERTS training sessions, download MERTS training materials, committee manuals as well as find out how to contact the MERTS help desk.

E-IDR: File your Late Contribution Reports and find other electronic filing information.

Approved Vendors for Electronic filing: The following companies have passed the validation process and have been approved for electronic filing submission of original and amended campaign statements by the Michigan Department of State's Bureau of Elections.



Phone (517) 373-2540
Fax (517) 373-0941
Contact: Campaign Finance Analysts
Electronic Filers: MERTS is available at


Copyright 2015 State of Michigan