Limits on Political Statements by Public Bodies State Law Penalizes Government Speech that Rises to the Level of Electioneering
Jason C. Miller
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Public Corporation Law Quarterly, Michigan Bar, No. 3, p. 8, Fall 2008
The Michigan Campaign Finance Act (section 257) limits what local government and school districts may say about election-related matters. This paper examines the regulation of government speech in Michigan as well as the important exceptions.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 4
Keywords: Michigan campaign finance, government speech, local government, electioneering
Date posted: February 21, 2009