NOTICE: Pursuant to the Governor’s directive, our offices at 20 Trinity Street are closed to the public until further notice. Staff continues to work and remains available via telephone (860-256-2940) and email ( as normal. If you reach a voicemail, please leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible. The April quarterly filing is due April 13, 2020 and we encourage all those who can to file by the deadline. Please note that, pursuant to the Governor's Executive Order No. 7M, the agency will suspend fees and penalties for candidates and candidate committees, traditional political committees, and party committees that are late in submitting this filing up to 90 days past the prescribed deadline. Similarly, time requirements for docketed matters including decision-making requirements, hearings, or other time limitations or deadlines, procedures or legal processes pertaining to these matters are extended for 90 days. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding. We hope to return to normal business as soon as possible. Click here for additional information concerning other filings, filing by paper, and PARs.

Executive Director Michael J. Brandi

Michael J. Brandi Executive Director

The Commission currently has a permanent full time staff with 35 authorized positions, headed by the Executive Director and General Counsel. More than 200 investigations are conducted each year, with sanctions imposed in approximately two-thirds of the cases. Commission staff also responds to thousands of requests for oral and written advice. It regularly conducts training sessions for candidates, campaign treasurers and others concerning campaign finance requirements.

About State Elections Enforcement Commission


State Elections Enforcement Commission

20 Trinity Street
Suite 101, Suite 301
Hartford CT 06106
Phone Number: 860 256-2940