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The Sacramento Bee
While Sacramento cheers, some Seattle fans jeersecretly donated $100,000 to a local group that tried to kill the deal. Hansen
While Sacramento cheers, some Seattle fans jeer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
secretly donated $100,000 to a local group that tried to kill the deal. Hansen later was fined $50,000 by the California Fair Political Practices Commission for failing to file a campaign statement. So, OK, he apologized and paid the fine. I... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Cupertino Barry Chang mayor: Apple ‘abuses us’ by not paying taxes – MacDailyNewsoccupation and employer information for 35 individual contributors, according t
Cupertino Barry Chang mayor: Apple ‘abuses us’ by not paying taxes – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 18 hours ago
occupation and employer information for 35 individual contributors, according to a proposed settlement the California Fair Political Practices Commission released Monday,” Giwargis reported. “Chang also failed to report occupation and employer... Read more
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Orange County Register
Measure A panel would enforce O.C. ethics statutesbe by someone other than the elected officials themselves. The state can’t per
Measure A panel would enforce O.C. ethics statutes
Orange County Register / Posted 23 hours ago
be by someone other than the elected officials themselves. The state can’t perform this function because the California Fair Political Practices Commission enforces only state ethics laws, not local ordinances. Over the past number of years,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mark Farrell sues SF over $191,000 election-law fineand focus on homelessness, and he is widely expected to run for mayor someday.
Mark Farrell sues SF over $191,000 election-law fine
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and focus on homelessness, and he is widely expected to run for mayor someday. Reilly filed a complaint with the state Fair Political Practices Commission after her upset loss, charging that Farrell and his campaign consultant, Chris Lee, had... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ojai hires records managerthe Civil Service Commission, Shaw was responsible for preparing agendas and mi
Ojai hires records manager
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
the Civil Service Commission, Shaw was responsible for preparing agendas and minutes of commission and committee meetings, Fair Political Practices Commission filings, commission appointments and elections, records management, public records... Read more
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examiner.com
Lovingood amends conflict of interest forms; validates Valles’ complaintsfiled by one of his opponents, Angela Valles, regarding his conflicts of intere
Lovingood amends conflict of interest forms; validates Valles’ complaints
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
filed by one of his opponents, Angela Valles, regarding his conflicts of interests. Valles filed two complaints with the Fair Political Practices Commission and the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Public Integrity Unit alleging... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
City Website Directed Readers To Faulconer Campaign PageSan Diego website link that directed viewers to his campaign Facebook account,
City Website Directed Readers To Faulconer Campaign Page
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
San Diego website link that directed viewers to his campaign Facebook account, according to a complaint with the California Fair Political Practices Commission that was reported Monday. According to the mayor's office, the link was an error that... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Better BART' website straddles line between education, advocacysay "vote for" or "support" or "cast your ballot," with regard to a specific me
'Better BART' website straddles line between education, advocacy
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
say "vote for" or "support" or "cast your ballot," with regard to a specific measure or candidate, according to the state's Fair Political Practices Commission. But everything else falls into much grayer territory, said Jessica Levinson, president... Read more
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East Bay Express
Oakland Official Handling Coal Controversy Personally Invested in Fossil Fuelsthis time I do not have any financial interest that would require me to declare
Oakland Official Handling Coal Controversy Personally Invested in Fossil Fuels
East Bay Express / Posted 3 days ago
this time I do not have any financial interest that would require me to declare a potential conflict of interest under the [Fair Political Practices Commission] Conflict of Interest regulations," Cappio wrote in an email to the Express. But the No... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jerry Brown gets bill for registration of state contract advocatessaid Assemblyman Richard Gordon, D-Menlo Park. Legislators passed the bill 72-
Jerry Brown gets bill for registration of state contract advocates
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
said Assemblyman Richard Gordon, D-Menlo Park. Legislators passed the bill 72-0, overriding objections of the California Fair Political Practices Commission. The agency, which tracks political spending and would need to implement the law, said... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Palm Springs City Council member talks about FPPC investigationEarlier this month, Eloise Mohsin filed a complaint to the Fair Political Pract
Palm Springs City Council member talks about FPPC investigation
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
Earlier this month, Eloise Mohsin filed a complaint to the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) about the financial earnings of Palm Springs City Council Member Chris Mills. Mohsin said in her complaint, she pointed out Planning Commission... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Fair Political Practices Commission investigates Palm Springs City Council MemberAnother scandal rocks Palm Springs City Hall. KESQ has learned the Fair Politic
Fair Political Practices Commission investigates Palm Springs City Council Member
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Another scandal rocks Palm Springs City Hall. KESQ has learned the Fair Political Practices Commission has begun an investigation into another member of the Palm Springs City Council. This time they are looking into some of the financial earnings of... Read more
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Orange County Register
FPPC to investigate Supervisor Andrew Do's county-funded mailersThe state’s Fair Political Practices Commission has launched an investigation i
FPPC to investigate Supervisor Andrew Do's county-funded mailers
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
The state’s Fair Political Practices Commission has launched an investigation into the legality of several county-funded mailers that Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do sent to thousands of people earlier this year. The inquiry comes in response to... Read more
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Raw Story
California coastal regulator fined for conflict of interest in SeaWorld casepurchased 500 shares of SeaWorld stock in January of 2015 for her personal reti
California coastal regulator fined for conflict of interest in SeaWorld case
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
purchased 500 shares of SeaWorld stock in January of 2015 for her personal retirement account, according to the California Fair Political Practices Commission. “When I discovered the purchase, the stock was sold and the facts were reported,” Cox... Read more
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Island Packet
Senate panel blocks bill targeting ride-hailing app pricingit. It's now owned by his brothers, Alfredo and Jose Antonio Hueso. Ben Hueso'
Senate panel blocks bill targeting ride-hailing app pricing
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
it. It's now owned by his brothers, Alfredo and Jose Antonio Hueso. Ben Hueso's financial disclosure forms, filed with the Fair Political Practices Commission since he was elected to the Legislature in 2010, show his brothers have given him between... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Senate panel blocks bill targeting ride-hailing app pricingit. It's now owned by his brothers, Alfredo and Jose Antonio Hueso. Ben Hueso'
Senate panel blocks bill targeting ride-hailing app pricing
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
it. It's now owned by his brothers, Alfredo and Jose Antonio Hueso. Ben Hueso's financial disclosure forms, filed with the Fair Political Practices Commission since he was elected to the Legislature in 2010, show his brothers have given him between... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Conflict laws must be stronger for California politiciansWhittier recently, a City Council member preparing to vote on a huge trash-haul
Conflict laws must be stronger for California politicians
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 16 days ago
Whittier recently, a City Council member preparing to vote on a huge trash-hauling contract was going to do so after the Fair Political Practices Commission ruled she could, even though two of her adult children worked for the firm. At the last... Read more
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Orange County Register
1st District candidates talk homelessness, crime and Civic Center overhaul at forummoney by sending out self-promoting mailers for ill-attended county events. Bui
1st District candidates talk homelessness, crime and Civic Center overhaul at forum
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
money by sending out self-promoting mailers for ill-attended county events. Bui recently filed a complaint with the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission about Do’s mailers, even though county lawyers had pre-approved the flyers using advice... Read more
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Orange County Register
County fiscal watchdog OKs supervisors' mailers he had questioned as legally grayWoolery said his decision came after meeting Wednesday with County Counsel Leon
County fiscal watchdog OKs supervisors' mailers he had questioned as legally gray
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
Woolery said his decision came after meeting Wednesday with County Counsel Leon Page, who demonstrated that the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission had vetted the mailers and found them to fall within the law. “The FPPC is the gold... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California Editorial RoundupWhittier recently, a City Council member preparing to vote on a huge trash-haul
California Editorial Roundup
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
Whittier recently, a City Council member preparing to vote on a huge trash-hauling contract was going to do so after the Fair Political Practices Commission ruled she could, even though two of her adult children worked for the firm. At the last... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Out Around Town – April 8, 2016his wife, former Chula Vista Mayor Cheryl Cox, held 500 shares of SeaWorld’s pa
Out Around Town – April 8, 2016
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
his wife, former Chula Vista Mayor Cheryl Cox, held 500 shares of SeaWorld’s parent company stock in her IRA. The State’s Fair Political Practices Commission will most likely fine Cox $3,000 for the violation. The FPPC usually investigates... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAthey have been together for more than 19 years. A group of Pismo Beach resident
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 29 days ago
they have been together for more than 19 years. A group of Pismo Beach residents has filed a complaint with the California Fair Political Practices Commission alleging that Howell reversed his position on Silver Shoals project after receiving... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lame watchdog lets big campaign donors hidebe dismissed in an exercise of prosecutorial discretion.” The three Democratic
Lame watchdog lets big campaign donors hide
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
be dismissed in an exercise of prosecutorial discretion.” The three Democratic appointees, including former California Fair Political Practices Commission chair Ann Ravel, answered that the law is clear, and basic to the Federal Election... Read more
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Orange County Register
Supervisors' mailers might be illegal, says county's fiscal watchdogGrove Councilman Phat Bui, who is also running for the 1st District Board seat,
Supervisors' mailers might be illegal, says county's fiscal watchdog
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
Grove Councilman Phat Bui, who is also running for the 1st District Board seat, filed a complaint Friday with the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission, alleging that Do violated state law by featuring his “name three times” in a mailer,... Read more
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examiner.com
First District candidate forum moved to May 5for potential conflicts of interest in his voting record. Lovingood has not dis
First District candidate forum moved to May 5
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
for potential conflicts of interest in his voting record. Lovingood has not disclosed a list of clients as required by Fair Political Practices Commission rules and state laws. Without such a list, it is impossible to tell if he has, in fact,... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Assembly candidates are as diverse as the cities in District 24District 24 Assembly seat in 2014. Chang's current attempt at state office rec
Assembly candidates are as diverse as the cities in District 24
Mountain View Voice / Posted 1 months ago
District 24 Assembly seat in 2014. Chang's current attempt at state office recently was handed a setback when the state's Fair Political Practices Commission announced he had failed to follow disclosure rules on his 2014 contributors. Chang's... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Assembly candidates are as diverse as the cities in District 24District 24 Assembly seat in 2014. Chang's current attempt at state office rec
Assembly candidates are as diverse as the cities in District 24
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
District 24 Assembly seat in 2014. Chang's current attempt at state office recently was handed a setback when the state's Fair Political Practices Commission announced he had failed to follow disclosure rules on his 2014 contributors. Chang's... Read more

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