Most 501(c)(3) organizations are familiar with the restrictions that prohibit 501(c)(3)s from supporting or opposing any candidate for public office. Once an election is over, however, many public charities are unsure about which rules apply. Can they congratulate a winning candidate? Ask the winner to take action on their charity’s main priorities? The answers are ―”Yes” and “Yes” – within limits.
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Posted by Ronnie Pawelko on July 16, 2018
While fighting against the nomination of anti-choice nominee Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court, don’t lose focus on another battle: a new gag rule for Title X family planning programs.