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Campaign Finance Program Administration

The voluntary Campaign Finance Program provides public matching funds to candidates for Mayor, Comptroller, Public Advocate, Borough President, and City Council seats.

Candidates must meet a threshold for eligibility and agree to contribution limits, spending limits, and public disclosure. They are also subject to audits of their campaign finances as well.