Re: Q: guidelines for post-campaign period?
Nathanael Nerode <email@example.com> writes:
> Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> > Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> >> It's reasonably common in real life voting to limit campaigning in the
> >> days before the actual election.
> > Huh? In this country it's certainly not.
> In the US, campaigning is prohibited within 50 feet of a polling place on
> election day, and no alcoholic beverages can be served on election day in
> most states. Those are very small limits compared to other countries, but
> they are intended as limits on abusive campaigining during the voting
The details actually vary, but the point is that there is no
*time-based* limitation. Indeed, campaigning is predictably heavy on
the last few days and the day itself.