Former Rep. Quelland says bill may be trying to influence election
Senators Feb. 27 unanimously advanced legislation to prevent candidates from running for office if they owe at least $1,000 in fines.
As approved, the measure prohibits election officers from accepting the nomination of a person who is facing unpaid fines, penalties, late fees or any administrative or civil judgments.
Published: February 28, 2012 at 5:08 pm
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