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Pro-Walker group accused of 'sanitizing' campaign contributions

...Party said the complaint and Davis' ties to it are cause for her resignation."Money laundering is the worst campaign finance violation we can think of. It's time for Marcia Davis to resign," GOP chairman Peter Goldberg said in a statement...
Knowles vetoes campaign bill

...Alaskans are wondering about ties between the Murkowski campaign and Americans for Job Security, which would be a campaign finance violation. Murkowski spokesman Dan Saddler said that's an attempt to "smear our campaign for the actions of an independent...
Campaign law violations past APOC's scope

...Alaska Public Offices Commission. The Alaska Legislature shortened the statute of limitations for pursuing such campaign finance violations to one year, according to Miles. "The bundling of campaign donations, the giving of illegal campaign contributions...
VECO polling assistance comes under scrutiny

...Hickerson, an attorney and a Democratic commission member from Anchorage. The commission's authority over campaign finance violations goes back for only one year from the dates of violations. Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, said he...
APOC looks for options to enforce campaign rules

...supported a lower tax rate on oil sought by VECO. Miles said APOC's one-year statute of limitations on campaign finance violations would not prevent an inquiry. "We can't file a complaint that's against our regulations, but just because...
APOC staff recommends fine for Fairbanks mayor

...Offices Commission staff members have recommended that the new mayor of Fairbanks be fined nearly $4,000 for campaign finance violations.A staff report also said that Mayor John Eberhart, who was elected in October to his first term, should...
This Day in History

...the age of 39). In 1999, Presidential friend and fund-raiser Yah Lin "Charlie" Trie pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations and agreed to cooperate in an investigation of illegal Asian donations to the Democrats. Susan Lucci won a...
A loud bark

I thank Betsy Fischer for her clarification regarding Jim Powell's campaign finance violations, but the question I never heard Assemblyman Powell answer, and I think he should now answer, is "if the rules were so complex...
Rating Gov. Sarah Palin against her predecessors

...Hammond. But Sheffield's troubled tenure as governor wasn't just bad luck. He was dogged by allegations of campaign finance violations, and in 1985 a grand jury recommended that he be impeached for an alleged effort to steer a $9 million state...


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