Office of General Counsel

Political Activity: Overview


The following resources assist with understanding the legal regulations governing the campaign activities of public employees.

Political Activity Fact Sheet - under Arizona law

Political Activity Fact Sheet - under Federal law

IRS Web Page with Resources - "Charities, Churches, and Educational Organizations - Political Campaign Intervention"


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