Shareholder Approval of Corporate Expenditures

Senate Bill 67

May 27, 2011

Senate Bill 67 ensure that a majority of corporation’s shareholders approve of independent expenditures before they are made. The bill gives shareholders a voice in how their money is spent during Wisconsin elections. This bill holds corporations accountable for their political advertisements and disbursements, and pushes for corporate democracy.

SB 67 was introduced and referred to the Senate committee on Transportation and Elections on April 19, 2011.