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Ethics Board clears Rep. Derek Stanford

Post by Brad Shannon / The Olympian on Aug. 4, 2011 at 4:22 pm | No Comments »
August 4, 2011 4:22 pm

The Legislative Ethics Board has rejected a complaint against state Rep. Derek Stanford that he unlawfully used state resources to aid a Bothell City Council campaign co-managed by his wife. In a dismissal signed by chairman David Draper, the board said:

We have been presented with no evidence that Representative Stanford, as a state officer, used the facilities of the Legislature to assist complainant’s opponent in the local election.

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