BOS 2003: Chapter 6: State Lobbying, Campaigns and Elections

Chapter 6 of the 2003 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2003

Chapter 6: State Lobbying, Campaigns and Elections

Articles:

  1. "Trends in Lobbying in the States"
  2. "Trends in Interest Group Politics in the States"
  3. "Trends in State Campaign Financing"
  4. "2002 Initiatives and Referenda"

Tables:

Initiatives and Referenda

TABLE 6.1: State Initiatives and Referenda, 2002. Download in PDF.

Elections

TABLE 6.2: State Executive Branch Officials to be Elected: 2003-2007. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.3: State Legislatures: Members to be Elected, 2003-2007. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.4: Methods of Nominating Candidates for State Offices. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.5: Election Dates for National, State and Local Elections (Formulas and dates of state elections). Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.6: Polling Hours: General Elections. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.7: Voter Registration Information. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.8: Voting Statistics for Gubernatorial Elections By Region. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.9: Voter Turnout for Presidential Elections By Region: 1992, 1996, and 2000. Download in PDF.

Lobbying

TABLE 6.10: Lobbyists: Definitions and Prohibited Activities. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.11: Lobbyists: Registration and Reporting. Download in PDF.

Ethics

TABLE 6.12: Ethics Agencies: Jurisdiction. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.13: Ethics Agencies: Advisory Opinions, Investigations & Training. Download in PDF.

TABLE 6.14: Ethics Agencies: Personal Financial Disclosure Statements. Download in PDF.