So our local reps in Sac-town are making headlines over campaign funds. It’s kinda wonky, but I guess you can’t spend old election money on a new campaign. The weird thing is how the lazy umpire in this sport has demanded an immediate review. The Snitch’s Joe Eskenazi reports. –d2
State Commission Wastes No Time Kicking Off Migden Investigation
By JOE ESKENAZI
The state's Fair Political Practices Commission has a reputation for moving about as quickly as a three-toed sloth with two broken digits.
Imagine the surprise in Assemblyman Mark Leno's camp, then, when they received a letter (pdf) from the FPPC on Monday, July 30 stating that the complaint they filed (pdf) against Sen. Carole Migden on Friday, July 27 was already under investigation.