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Spring 2017Q29In general, how would you describe the public's perception of government workers in your jurisdiction?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Trust in local government
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Fall 2016Q3dTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Behavior of local officials (professionalism, ethics, etc.)

Major Tags: State Government | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | local government job performance | Local government ethics | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q5cHow much of the time do you think you can trust each of the following levels of government to do what is right? Other local governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental relations | local government job performance | Trust in local government
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Spring 2016Q27cThe responsibility for ensuring safe drinking water is shared among many actors, including both public and private entities. We're particularly interested in the role of federal, state, and local governments. Please rate how well each of the following levels of government is doing in carrying out its responsibility to ensure safe drinking water in your jurisdiction. Your local government

Major Tags: Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: local government job performance | Water
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Spring 2015Q38Do you feel things in your jurisdiction are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2015Q39How would you rate the way your jurisdiction's governing board is performing its job?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Fall 2014q36cFirst of all, we are interested in your general opinions about the state of ethics and integrity in Michigan government. In general, how would you rate the following groups of people overall in terms of ethical behavior in their official positions? Elected and appointed officials in your jurisdiction

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q36dFirst of all, we are interested in your general opinions about the state of ethics and integrity in Michigan government. In general, how would you rate the following groups of people overall in terms of ethical behavior in their official positions? Local government elected and appointed officials in general across the state

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q37cTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following types of Michigan government officials should be required to disclose their financial interests (occupations, sources of income, business interests, property holdings, creditors and debtors, etc.)? Local government elected officials

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | State government ethics
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Fall 2014q37dTo what extent do you agree or disagree that the following types of Michigan government officials should be required to disclose their financial interests (occupations, sources of income, business interests, property holdings, creditors and debtors, etc.)? Local government department and agency leaders

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q40aDoes your jurisdiction currently have any policies that prohibit, limit, or require disclosure for any of the following? Honoraria for local elected and/or appointed officials

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q40bDoes your jurisdiction currently have any policies that prohibit, limit, or require disclosure for any of the following? Gifts, food, travel, and lodging paid for by outside sources

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q41Does your jurisdiction's local government have a code of ethics?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q42How often, if at all, would you say local elected and/or appointed officials in your jurisdiction's government face issues that present potential conflicts of interest (that is, where the official or his/her family may receive tangible benefits--personal or business-related--because of actions taken or decisions made as a government official)?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q43aConcerns about government ethics--some with merit, others without--can sometimes be raised by citizens and organizations in the community. Please identify whether your jurisdiction has experienced any of the following in the last five years, and whether any of the actions ultimately resulted in findings of legitimate concern: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests related to potential ethical concerns

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q43bConcerns about government ethics--some with merit, others without--can sometimes be raised by citizens and organizations in the community. Please identify whether your jurisdiction has experienced any of the following in the last five years, and whether any of the actions ultimately resulted in findings of legitimate concern: Accusations of Open Meetings Act violations

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q43cConcerns about government ethics--some with merit, others without--can sometimes be raised by citizens and organizations in the community. Please identify whether your jurisdiction has experienced any of the following in the last five years, and whether any of the actions ultimately resulted in findings of legitimate concern: Accusations of impropriety against one or more of your jurisdiction's government officials

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q44Thinking back over the past five years, have you in your role as a local official ever come under pressure to do something that you felt might be unethical?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q45aPlease identify which of the following were sources from which you felt pressure to do something during the past five years that, in your role as a local official, you felt might be unethical: Other officials from your own jurisdiction

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Intragovernmental relations | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q45bPlease identify which of the following were sources from which you felt pressure to do something during the past five years that, in your role as a local official, you felt might be unethical: Officials from other jurisdictions or other levels of government

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q45cPlease identify which of the following were sources from which you felt pressure to do something during the past five years that, in your role as a local official, you felt might be unethical: Members of the business community

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q45dPlease identify which of the following were sources from which you felt pressure to do something during the past five years that, in your role as a local official, you felt might be unethical: Members of the public

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q45ePlease identify which of the following were sources from which you felt pressure to do something during the past five years that, in your role as a local official, you felt might be unethical: Family and friends

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Fall 2014q46Overall, how satisfied are you with your jurisdiction's policies and practices governing ethics?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Local government ethics
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Spring 2014Q32Do you feel things in your jurisdiction are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2014Q35How would you rate the way your jurisdiction's governing board is performing its job?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2013Q51Do you feel things in your jurisdiction are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2013Q56How would you rate the way your jurisdiction's governing board is performing its job?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2013Q59How much of the time do you think you can trust other local governments to do what is right?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Trust in local government
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Spring 2012Q50Do you feel things in your jurisdiction are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2012Q53How would you rate the way your jurisdiction's governing board (e.g., county or township board, city or village council) is performing its job?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2011Q44Do you feel things in your jurisdiction are generally going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2011Q47How would you rate the way your jurisdiction's governing board (e.g., county or township board, city or village council) is performing its job?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Job evaluation of own jurisdiction
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Spring 2009Q19How much of the time do you think you can trust other local governments to do what is right?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: local government job performance | Trust in local government
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