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Public Campaign Financing in Michigan: Driving Towards Collapse

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Publication Date: August 2008

Publisher(s): Center for Governmental Studies (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Author(s): Sasha Horwitz

Funder(s): JEHT Foundation

Funder(s): JEHT Foundation

Special Collection: CGS

Topic: Politics (Campaigns, lobbying, and pressure groups)

Keywords: Campaign finance reform

Type: Report

Coverage: Michigan


This report examines Michigan's 32-year old gubernatorial public campaign financing program. It concludes that Michigan should either overhaul its public campaign financing law and provide additional funding for gubernatorial candidates, or abandon the program altogether and shift its funding to judicial campaigns for the state supreme court.