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El. Bd. Op. 1974-06

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A candidate-incumbent who distributes business cards to members of the public who are without normal cause to have business with him would be required to include statutory identification. If such a person places newspaper ads identifying himself, the information may also be required, absent a non-political rationale for such placement. (Issued to Richard C. Kelly, August 28, 1974)

This opinion was reviewed by the Government Accountability Board pursuant to 2007 Wisconsin Act 1 and was reaffirmed on June 9, 2008.