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Cross fined by state campaign finance regulators

...Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross has agreed to pay $2,750 in fines and fees to settle violations of campaign finance laws, according to a consent order signed Friday.According to the order from the Georgia Government Transparency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-30/cross-fined-state-campai
Stone files complaint about Yu's finances

...being served well by consultants trying to make a quick buck as opposed to making sure all the nuances of federal campaign-finance law are followed."One of Yu's original consultants and his campaign administrator are heading to jail for lying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-05
Pushing back

...co-director of its film adaptation, 2016: Obama's America. He is under indictment on charges of violating campaign finance laws.While D'Souza's possibility of guilt is being investigated, look closely too at how the conspicuous pursuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-26/pushing-back
Rep. Paul Broun assailed by watchdog group

...bringing the total for the loans in question to $321,000.The group is alleging that Broun violated several campaign finance laws by mischaracterizing the bank loans as coming from personal funds and might have violated others by failing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2013-09-19/rep-paul-broun
Democrats hold on to Senate majority

...Feingold, a three-term Democrat, lost to GOP newcomer Ron Johnson in Wisconsin. Best known for efforts to tighten campaign finance laws, Feingold was the only senator to vote against the so-called Patriot Act passed after the 2001 terrorist attacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2010-11
Georgia Elections | Elections | Georgia Statewide | Government | Metro | Elections
Departing Gov. Sanford gives campaign cash away

...1.1 million left in his campaign account, fueling speculation about how he'd use the cash. South Carolina campaign finance laws, like those in many states, limit candidates to using remaining campaign cash in another state campaign by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
South Carolina Governor | Elections | South Carolina Elections | Metro | Elections
'Extreme interest' in Steinbrenner probe

...company employees were told they would be reimbursed by the company for campaign contributions, a violation of campaign finance laws.Steinbrenner was indicted the following year and vowed to prove his innocence in court. But in August 1974...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-12-23/extreme-interest-steinbr
Baseball | Sports
Political spending at issue for Ard

...idea where he got those remarks from," Ard said. "They were incredibly misconstrued."South Carolina's campaign finance law allows candidates to raise money for campaigns and use that money once they've taken office for limited expenses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-01/political-spending-issue-ard
Metro
Report to state whether Fiesta Bowl broke campaign finance laws

...to certain politicians and were reimbursed the funds. If true, that would be a violation of state and federal campaign finance laws.The bowl hired former state attorney general Grant Woods to look into the allegations. Woods' review found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-03-19/report-state-whether-fies
College | Sports | College Sports
Front-runner Romney fends off SC debate attacks

...so false that "it's probably the biggest hoax since bigfoot."He called for scuttling the current system of campaign finance laws to permit individuals to donate as much money as they want to the candidates of their choice.Noting that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-01-17/front-runner-r