For Voters & The Public

Find financial data reported by campaigns, learn the rules campaigns need to follow, view enforcement case documents and the status of cases, or report a violation to the PDC.

Political Disclosure Reports

Guidelines & Restrictions

Enforcement Cases & Info

About the PDC

For Candidates

Whether you’re a new candidate ready to learn the basics about public disclosure reporting, or a current candidate looking to file your next report, you’re in the right place. 

Registration & Reporting

Personal Financial Affairs Disclosure

Guidelines & Restrictions

For Political Committees

What you need to know about disclosing financial information as a political committee. You can also access reporting tools here. 

Registration & Reporting

Guidelines & Restrictions

For Lobbyists

If you’re engaged in lobbying activities, use these guides to learn how to report  lobbying expenses and access reporting tools. 

For Incidental Committees

What you need to know about filing disclosure reports if your organization is a nonprofit that makes contributions or expenditures in election campaigns.

For Elected Officials

Learn about filing an annual Personal Financial Affairs (F-1) statement, as well as what restricts your activities while in office and during elections.

News & Events

Initiative 276 created the PDC in 1972. Throughout this anniversary year, we'll be posting…

News

Spending in state legislative races approached record levels during the 2022 cycle.

Candidates vying for the 26th District Senate seat have reported spending a combined $1.6 million, placing it in line to become at least the third…

Tip

Paying a person, such as an influencer, to post on social media in support of or in opposition to a candidate or ballot measure campaign meets the definition of political advertising under state law. RCW 42.17A.005 (40)

Like other…

Report a Violation

Anyone who believes there has been a violation of the laws or rules enforced by the commission may file a complaint. 

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Enforcement Cases

View enforcement cases, resolutions and statuses.

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Get Help

Need help filing a report? Questions about reporting or enforcement processes? 

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