The Citizens Clean Elections Commission reminds potential candidates that public financing is available to run for legislative and statewide offices in 2014.
Candidates are required to collect $5 qualifying contributions from registered voters. Participating candidates agree to strict spending limits and must attend required workshops and public debates.
The deadline to file as a candidate is May 28 and candidates have until August 19 to collect their $5 contributions.
So far, 79 candidates have expressed interest in using Clean Elections to run for office in 2014.
For more information visit the Citizens Clean Elections Commission website at www.azcleanelections.gov.