August 17, 2005
John St. Croix
All candidates who are running for City elective office in the November 2005 election have submitted forms with the Ethics Commission to indicate whether they accept or not accept the applicable voluntary expenditure ceilings. The following chart lists the three offices up for election, the names of the candidates for each office, and a check-mark to indicate whether the candidate accepted or declined the spending limit. The spending limit for each office is $211,000.
Decline to Accept
The Ethics Commission, established in November 1993, serves the public, City employees and officials and candidates for public office through education and enforcement of ethics laws. Its duties include: filing and auditing of campaign finance disclosure statements, lobbyist and campaign consultant registration and regulation, administration of the public financing program, whistleblower program, conflict of interest reporting, investigations and enforcement, education and training, advice giving and statistical reporting.
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