March 7, 2011 •
Arizona Releases Adjusted Contribution Limits
Secretary of State Ken Bennett has released contribution limits for the 2011-2012 election cycle. Under the new limits individuals and noncertified political committees cannot contribute more than $872 to a statewide candidate, $430 to a non-statewide local candidate, and $424 to a non-statewide legislative candidate.
Certified committees or “Super PACs” are now limited to contributions of $4,352 to a statewide candidate, $2,170 to a non-statewide local candidate, and $1,736 to a non-statewide legislative candidate. Individuals are now limited to contributions totaling $6,100 in a calendar year to political committees or candidates.
The Secretary of State biennially adjusts campaign contribution limits based upon the consumer price index.
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