Oakland

November 6, 2018 election
Content last updated Jan. 5, 2020

Abel Guillén

Abel Guillén
Incumbent | Abel Guillen for City Council 2018
This candidate has agreed to voluntary spending limits. The maximum contribution this candidate can accept is $800 from any individual, business entity, committee or other organization and $1,600 from a qualified broad-based committee. A question mark in circle indicating additional information

For more on Oakland contribution limits and campaign rules, see the Public Ethics Commission Candidate Resources page.

Contributions: $200,652
Public financing received: A question mark in circle indicating additional information

Eligible City Council candidates may apply for public funds to reimburse certain campaign expenses. Learn more from the Public Ethics Commission’s Public Financing Program.

$18,345
Expenditures: $201,671
Current balance: ($1,019)
Money coming in

Contributions

$200,652
Committee
$31K
$31K
Individual
$136K
$136K
Unitemized
$4.6K
$4.6K
Other (includes Businesses)
$30K
$30K

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Money going out

Expenditures

$201,671
Print Ads
$781
$781
Not Stated
$36K
$36K
Contribution
$2.2K
$2.2K
Civic Donations
$5.4K
$5.4K
Office Expenses
$14K
$14K
Fundraising Events
$22K
$22K
Campaign Consultants
$21K
$21K
Campaign Paraphernalia/Misc.
$452
$452
Candidate Filing/Ballot Fees
$1.0K
$1.0K
Campaign Literature and Mailings
$56K
$56K
Postage, Delivery and Messenger Services
$25K
$25K
Professional Services (Legal, Accounting)
$9.4K
$9.4K
Information Technology Costs (Internet, E-mail)
$153
$153
Money coming in

Contributions

$200,652
Out of State
2%
2%
Within Oakland
55%
55%
Within California
39%
39%
Independent expenditures opposing candidate $4,807 A question mark in circle indicating additional information

Spending by third parties that advocates the election or defeat of a candidate and is not made in coordination with a candidate or campaign committee is termed an independent expenditure. To learn more, see the FAQ.

Independent expenditures supporting candidate $47,523

Spending breakdown by committee

In opposition of the candidate
$4,807
$4.8K
$4.8K