The dataset contains descriptions for each column of historical campaign finance data available on data.sfgov.org or the Excel exports on the Ethics Commission's Campaign Finance Database at http://nf4.netfile.com/pub2?aid=sfoPlease note -- the column header names on different schedules of Form 460 often match, but sometimes have different meanings.
Campaign committees report outstanding debts on FPPC Form 460. Outstanding debts includes loans received and unpaid bills. This graph reports each committee's debt level as of the last semi-annual financial reporting deadline. Committees with no outstanding debts are not included in the graph.
This dataset includes all itemized monetary contributions ($100 or more) e-filed on Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Form 460 Schedule "A" Monetary Contributions from 1998 to the present.The data is current as of the last modified date on this dataset.See the data key for column definitions: https://data.sfgov.org/Ethics/Campaign-Finance-Data-Key/wygs-cc76