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The Manteca Bulletin
Vandalism of political signs soar in Lathropa ballot to allow residents to decide. Macias on Tuesday chided Dhaliwal for e
Vandalism of political signs soar in Lathrop
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
a ballot to allow residents to decide. Macias on Tuesday chided Dhaliwal for electing not to sign a voluntary California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Code of Fair Campaign Practices, which outlines guidelines for fair play and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Mayor hopeful accepts $5,000 from truck stopto his form, has donated $925 to his campaign from his consulting businesses.
Mayor hopeful accepts $5,000 from truck stop
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
to his form, has donated $925 to his campaign from his consulting businesses. Other donations not in excess of the Fair Political Practices Commission limit – which requires the Form 497, which was filed by both Macias and Dhaliwal – are... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tax increase, crime measures backed by state voters, poll findsfailed. Tobacco companies and their affiliates have spent over $55 million opp
Tax increase, crime measures backed by state voters, poll finds
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
failed. Tobacco companies and their affiliates have spent over $55 million opposing Prop. 56, according to the California Fair Political Practices Commission. It is supported by hospital and medical groups like the California Hospitals Committee... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tax increase, crime measures backed by state voters, poll findsfailed. Tobacco companies and their affiliates have spent over $55 million opp
Tax increase, crime measures backed by state voters, poll finds
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
failed. Tobacco companies and their affiliates have spent over $55 million opposing Prop. 56, according to the California Fair Political Practices Commission. It is supported by hospital and medical groups like the California Hospitals Committee... Read more
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FOX News
Agency Probes Whether California Dem Party Funneled Illicit Oil Donations To Governorto the state party, which gave Brown’s re-election campaigns $4.7 million. Gal
Agency Probes Whether California Dem Party Funneled Illicit Oil Donations To Governor
FOX News / Posted yesterday
to the state party, which gave Brown’s re-election campaigns $4.7 million. Galena West, chief of enforcement for the Fair Political Practices Commission, confirmed Friday it is now investigating the California Democratic Party “for alleged... Read more
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The Mercury News
Curt Riffle should resign from open space boardOpen Space Trust, a sister organization that works closely with Midpen. Riffle
Curt Riffle should resign from open space board
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Open Space Trust, a sister organization that works closely with Midpen. Riffle, 61, explained that he had checked with the Fair Political Practices Commission and learned that his financial interest in his new gig was — legally speaking — “remote’’... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flowafter a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flow
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 3 days ago
after a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from oil companies to Gov. Jerry Brown. The Fair Political Practices Commission told Consumer Watchdog Friday that it will open an investigation in response to... Read more
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Raw Story
Watchdog group to investigate donations made to California Gov. Jerry Brown’s campaignfrom the oil and energy industry to the 2014 re-election campaign of Gov. Jerry
Watchdog group to investigate donations made to California Gov. Jerry Brown’s campaign
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
from the oil and energy industry to the 2014 re-election campaign of Gov. Jerry Brown, officials said Friday. The group Consumer Watchdog filed a complaint with the state Fair Political Practices Commission alleging that hundreds of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
FPPC probes state Democratic Party for donations to Jerry BrownSACRAMENTO — The state’s Fair Political Practices Commission is investigating a
FPPC probes state Democratic Party for donations to Jerry Brown
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
SACRAMENTO — The state’s Fair Political Practices Commission is investigating allegations that the California Democratic Party funneled more than $4 million in political donations from oil and energy companies into the most recent gubernatorial... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Watchdog Investigates California Democratic Party Cash Flowafter a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from
Watchdog Investigates California Democratic Party Cash Flow
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 days ago
after a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from oil companies to Gov. Jerry Brown. The Fair Political Practices Commission told Consumer Watchdog Friday that it will open an investigation in response to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flowafter a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flow
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
after a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from oil companies to Gov. Jerry Brown. The Fair Political Practices Commission told Consumer Watchdog Friday that it will open an investigation in response to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flowafter a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from
Watchdog investigates California Democratic Party cash flow
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
after a consumer advocacy group alleged the party illegally funnels money from oil companies to Gov. Jerry Brown. The Fair Political Practices Commission told Consumer Watchdog Friday that it will open an investigation in response to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Political watchdog launches probe into California Democratic Party over Jerry Brown donationsas a middle man to funnel donations from oil and energy companies to Gov. Jerry
Political watchdog launches probe into California Democratic Party over Jerry Brown donations
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
as a middle man to funnel donations from oil and energy companies to Gov. Jerry Brown’s 2014 re-election campaign. The Fair Political Practices Commission on Friday informed Consumer Watchdog of its investigation of their allegations. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Who’s funding marijuana legalization in California? It’s hard to follow the moneyclear what portion would go toward defeating Proposition 64. The Yes on 64 cam
Who’s funding marijuana legalization in California? It’s hard to follow the money
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
clear what portion would go toward defeating Proposition 64. The Yes on 64 camp filed a complaint with the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission about the reporting of the donations. The matter still is being reviewed, spokesman Jay... Read more
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Orange County Register
Who's funding marijuana legalization in California? It's hard to follow the moneyclear what portion would go toward defeating Proposition 64. The Yes on 64 cam
Who's funding marijuana legalization in California? It's hard to follow the money
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
clear what portion would go toward defeating Proposition 64. The Yes on 64 camp filed a complaint with the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission about the reporting of the donations. The matter still is being reviewed, spokesman Jay... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
China's Wanda Group accused of funneling foreign money into Beverly Hills ballot measurefor as a proxy for the China-based Wanda Group, union attorney Gary Scott Winuk
China's Wanda Group accused of funneling foreign money into Beverly Hills ballot measure
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
for as a proxy for the China-based Wanda Group, union attorney Gary Scott Winuk alleged in a letter to the California Fair Political Practices Commission. Representatives for Lakeshore East could not be reached for comment. A spokesman for... Read more
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Variety
Wanda Accused of Using Foreign Money in Beverly Hills Ballot Fightin Beverly Hills. UNITE HERE Local 11, which represents hotel workers, filed t
Wanda Accused of Using Foreign Money in Beverly Hills Ballot Fight
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
in Beverly Hills. UNITE HERE Local 11, which represents hotel workers, filed the complaint on Thursday with the California Fair Political Practices Commission and the Federal Election Commission. It accuses the Wanda Group of funneling overseas... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Dysfunction at the Federal Elections Commissionmoney from funding political campaigns. Yet the FEC did not take any enforcemen
Dysfunction at the Federal Elections Commission
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
money from funding political campaigns. Yet the FEC did not take any enforcement action at all, forcing California’s Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) to intervene, issuing a $61,500 fine. “The ballot measure process in California... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
FPPC approves fine for city official who remodeled kitchen with campaign cashThe Fair Political Practices Commission approved a $55,000 settlement deal Thur
FPPC approves fine for city official who remodeled kitchen with campaign cash
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
The Fair Political Practices Commission approved a $55,000 settlement deal Thursday with Tina Baca Del Rio, a Commerce councilwoman who failed to file numerous financial disclosure forms with the state and used her campaign fund to cover expenses for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
FPPC to vote on fine for Commerce councilwomanThe Fair Political Practices Commission hopes to break a month-long stalemate t
FPPC to vote on fine for Commerce councilwoman
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
The Fair Political Practices Commission hopes to break a month-long stalemate today over Tina Baca Del Rio, a Commerce councilwoman who repeatedly failed to file financial disclosure forms with the state. Baca Del Rio first appeared on the political... Read more
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Business Wire
Here They Go Again! Anti-Prop. 60 Money Traced to Foreign Sourcemanner required by law. It is illegal for foreign companies to contribute to U
Here They Go Again! Anti-Prop. 60 Money Traced to Foreign Source
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
manner required by law. It is illegal for foreign companies to contribute to U.S. political campaigns. In 2015 the state Fair Political Practices Commission fined a similar campaign committee $61,500 in part for taking money from foreign... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California pot legalization proponents file complaint over surge of out-of-state moneyProposition 64 filed campaign finance reports months after the deadline. The c
California pot legalization proponents file complaint over surge of out-of-state money
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
Proposition 64 filed campaign finance reports months after the deadline. The complaint by proponent Diane Goldstein to the Fair Political Practices Commission charges Smart Approaches to Marijuana Action with filing a late statement of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Developers play big role in Sacramento County supervisor electionsadvocate for economic development. She also has drawn criticism for votes on de
Developers play big role in Sacramento County supervisor elections
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
advocate for economic development. She also has drawn criticism for votes on development in Arden Arcade, while the state Fair Political Practices Commission has examined her votes for projects at Mather Airport, where she owns property. Dillon,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Internal Affairs: Did K12 lobby controller over audit?if the person on the other end of the line is a lobbyist. Neither Hanson nor t
Internal Affairs: Did K12 lobby controller over audit?
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
if the person on the other end of the line is a lobbyist. Neither Hanson nor the Secretary of State's Office or the Fair Political Practices Commission could say how common it is for an entity being examined by the controller or the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Share the wealth on city’s suitepurpose, and pledges to post the information publicly as soon as possible. The
Share the wealth on city’s suite
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
purpose, and pledges to post the information publicly as soon as possible. The information must be reported to the state Fair Political Practices Commission within 45 days. But there’s a huge loophole in disclosure that the City Council needs to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Stem cell company paid $443,500 to former head of state agency that funds researchof law occurred. At the time, CIRM Chairman Jonathan Thomas described the issue
Stem cell company paid $443,500 to former head of state agency that funds research
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
of law occurred. At the time, CIRM Chairman Jonathan Thomas described the issue as a “perception” problem. The state’s Fair Political Practices Commission later investigated to determine whether Trounson “had made, participated in or influenced... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Want free McCartney tickets? Just ask the citymillion arena will hold 17,500 fans, including those sitting in the 34 luxury s
Want free McCartney tickets? Just ask the city
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
million arena will hold 17,500 fans, including those sitting in the 34 luxury suites that ring the facility. The California Fair Political Practices Commission, the state’s political watchdog, requires the city to adopt specific guidelines for... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Editorial, Aug. 31, 2016: Political reform is hijacked by sleazy politicslaundered campaign contributions has ironically become a victim of stealth back
Editorial, Aug. 31, 2016: Political reform is hijacked by sleazy politics
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
laundered campaign contributions has ironically become a victim of stealth backroom manipulation. Consequently, the state Fair Political Practices Commission officially opposes AB 700, which had been touted as a toughening of the state’s reporting... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Northstate Sheriffs fight uphill battle against gun propositionthe campaign, California’s Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, has the financial
Northstate Sheriffs fight uphill battle against gun proposition
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 29 days ago
the campaign, California’s Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, has the financial backing. According to the California Fair Political Practices Commission, more than $3.5 million has been contributed to support Proposition 63. More than $1.1... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
Hemet: Weak coaches = losing teamof prominent community leaders a few weeks earlier you announced that the Chron
Hemet: Weak coaches = losing team
The Valley Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
of prominent community leaders a few weeks earlier you announced that the Chronicle is "under investigation" by the FPPC (Fair Political Practices Commission). Send your evidence and we'll publish it. We have nothing to hide. We also welcome a... Read more

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