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Maine Lobbying Disclosure

ldinapoli | June 18, 2018
Guide on Maine lobbying law, including registration and reporting requirements, and lobbying restrictions. Read More

Lobbying Under the Insubstantial Part Test

ldinapoli | June 18, 2018
Many direct service providers and other nonprofit organizations that are new to advocacy often wonder if they can sign on to letters in support of, or opposition to, legislation or if they can take a position on a ballot measure. This fact sheet is designed to help those organizations that… Read More

Lobbying Rules For Houses of Worship

ldinapoli | June 18, 2018
“Churches” (which is how the Internal Revenue Code describes all houses of worship, including churches, temples, synagogues, and mosques), as with all other public charities, can lobby. Federal tax law draws a distinction between activities intended to influence public policy, and campaigning for a specific candidate. Campaigning for a candidate… Read More

Iowa Lobbying Disclosure

ldinapoli | June 18, 2018
Guide on Iowa lobbying law, including registration and reporting requirements, and lobbying restrictions… Read More

What Nonprofits Can Do in a Contested Election

Tim Mooney | October 22, 2020
Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about a contested election....

Unauthorized Ballot Boxes and Ballot Collection in California

Nona RandoisQuyen Tu | October 21, 2020
In the past week, news reports have surfaced that unofficial ballot drop boxes were placed in Fresno, Los Angeles, Orang...

Election Days Advocacy

Quyen Tu | October 19, 2020
Voting is not just happening on November 3, 2020; in many states, it is happening right now as you are reading this. Non...

Don’t take the right to vote for granted

Abby LevineQuyen Tu | October 8, 2020
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