Who  Oversees  Election  Spending  in  Arizona?

The Federal Elections Commission (FEC) oversees elections for national level positions

The Arizona Secretary of State oversees elections for statewide candidates, candidates for the AZ Legislature, and statewide ballot propositions.

Local authorities control County and City elections.

Federal Candidates

Arizona Candidates and Propositions

What Races?

US Senate

US House of Representatives

(President – not this year!)


Secretary of State

Attorney General


Superintendent of Public Instruction

State Mine Inspector

Corporation Commission

Arizona House and Senate seats

Ballot initiatives

Regulated by

Federal Elections Commission

AZ Secretary of State

Do PACS have to report their donors?


Yes, but may receive dirty money contributions.

Do 501c4, LLD, and unions have to report their donors?

Yes, as of 9/21/18