Arkansas campaign finance laws regulate everything from how much a person can donate to a candidate to what must be included on a campaign button. The Arkansas Ethics Commission is tasked with enforcing campaign finance laws, including financial disclosures. Candidates for public office must file financial disclosure forms created by the Ethics Commission with the Secretary of State’s office. These forms disclose contribution reports, expenditure reports, and other financial information regarding a candidates campaign for public office. This quiz will highlight some of the basics of Arkansas campaign finance.
You can search financial disclosures for candidate at the Secretary of State’s website at this link: http://financial-disclosures.sos.arkansas.gov/#/index