Election Obligations & Standards Database
Public employees should not be coerced to vote for a particular party or candidate.
Right to Security of the Person
Candidacy and Campaigning
Misuse of State Resources
The law was clear regarding the extent to which public employees could be involved in a campaign. Public employees were not coerced into voting for a particular candidate or party
At a minimum, public employees should strictly separate their roles as public servants from any campaign activities they may be involved in. Public employees should not be required to attend campaign events or be coerced to vote for a particular party or candidate.