REQUEST FOR COMMENT: RULE G-37 ON POLITICAL CONTRIBUTIONS AND PROHIBITIONS ON MUNICIPAL SECURITIES BUSINESS - BOND BALLOT CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTIONS


1.  Barclays: Letter from Robert Taylor, Managing Director, Head of Municipal Finance, dated September 17, 2012

2.  California Association of County Treasurers and Tax Collectors: Letter from Wayne Hammar, President, dated September 13, 2012

3.  Center for Competitive Politics: Letter from Allen Dickerson, Legal Director, dated September 17, 2012

4.  Government Financial Strategies Inc.: Letter from Robert W. Doty, General Counsel, dated September 17, 2012

5.  Magis Advisors: Letter from Timothy J. Schaefer, President/Principal Owner, dated September 14, 2012

6.  Morgan Stanley: Letter from Stratford Shields, Managing Director, dated September 17, 2012

7.  National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors: Letter from Colette J. Irwin-Knott, President, dated September 17, 2012

8.  Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association: Letter from Leslie M. Norwood, Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, dated September 17, 2012