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Locating, downloading and exporting raw data files (.FEC Files)

This tutorial provides written instructions on how to download and use .FEC files, the agency's raw data files containing campaign finance data.

.FEC file templates

These are in .xlsx format. Do not use these templates for 30-Day Post-Election reports.

For 30-Day Post-Election reports only, please use these specific templates (in .xlsx format):