Union fined $190,000 Over Support for 2012 Ballot Proposals

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Mon March 10, 2014

Union fined $190,000 Over Support for 2012 Ballot Proposals

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Violations included co-mingling of funds for separate initiatives and not providing complete or accurate campaign finance reports
LANSING - Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has fined the Service Employees International Union almost $200,000 to settle an enforcement action over the way the union supported a 2012 ballot initiative. It's the second-largest such fine in state history, Johnson said in a news release.