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||A PAC may poll legislative districts to determine vulnerability of districts for the purpose of then
finding candidates to run in such districts. Providing such polling data to candidates may result
in in-kind contributions from the PAC to the candidates receiving the polling results.|
||A public employee may, on his or her own time, design or maintain a campaign website if the parts of the website the public employee designs or maintains
do not discuss or advertise fundraising or solicit or accept contributions.||AO-12-03
||Legislative or executive agents may use LinkedIn discussion groups to solicit contributions for a candidate from online group members.
The legislative or executive agent may not, however, actually receive and forward the contributions if any one of the contributions exceeds $156.
In addition, the legislative or executive agent may not provide a candidate or committee receiving contributions with written correspondence
stating that the agent was responsible for arranging for the contributions to be made.
||The Massachusetts Right to Repair Ballot Question Committee may remain in existence for the purpose of implementing legislation consistent with the ballot question on the
2012 ballot, and may expend funds for lobbying, legal and other services directly related to that purpose. The committee may not, however,
solicit and receive additional contributions for that purpose because no new ballot question is contemplated.