This article offers tips on running a clean campaign, including the role of campaign conduct codes.
A public commitment to campaign honorably can promote the right tone in campaigns.
Incumbents running for re-election can sometimes face challenges in playing the dual role of candidate and officeholder.
California law closely regulates various aspects of political campaigns. Visit the Fair Political Practices Commission’s website for information about:
Some local agencies have specific prohibitions against campaign contributions from vendors, while others prohibit contributions from business entities generally. At the right are some examples.
These articles below address issues that arise when campaigning for local office.
Over the last few decades, two particular trends have emerged in California politics: