With the possibility of a general election this year, the Charity Commission is reminding charities of their responsibilities when it comes to political campaigning:

"Charities have a proud record of engaging in public debate from a variety of perspectives, giving a voice to their beneficiaries and highlighting their cause.

"However the current political context for an election is very different from that which we have experienced in the past.

"Our Chief Executive Officer, Helen Stephenson CBE, has published a blog discussing charities’ responsibilities and guidance to help your decision making."

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