The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) has approved $2,002,400 in public
matching funds for the 2021 gubernatorial general election campaigns of two candidates.
Ciattarelli, Jack $1,065,400 $1,850,751 Republican
Murphy, Phil $ 937,000 $2,893,092 Democrat
Totals $2,002,400 $4,743,843
Under the Gubernatorial Public Financing program, which began in 1974, candidates who raise
$490,000 or more can qualify for public matching funds. General election candidates are eligible for up to $10.5 million in public funds. In exchange, other than a few exceptions, they must limit their total general election spending to $15.6 million.