Attorney General issues opinion on North Dakota ballot initiative law

Mon, Jul 13 2009 — Source: KFYR 5

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem says North Dakota law does not allow the spending of state money in a campaign on a ballot measure. Three Republican legislators asked Stenehjem for a legal opinion on the question. Stenehjem`s opinion says taxpayer money should not be used in a ballot measure campaign without legal authority to do so.

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