Bill doubling campaign contributions, shielding issue ad donors goes to Gov. Snyder
By Jake Neher
People who pay for so-called “issue ads” would be able to stay anonymous under a bill that has cleared the state Legislature. It would also double the amount of money people can give to campaigns and political action committees (PACs).
The state Senate gave SB661 final legislative approval Thursday.
It would also block Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson’s proposal that would require issue ads to disclose their donors.