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Hill, Leno push for disclosure in political ads

Original post made on Dec 21, 2012

Political advertisements would have to clearly identify their top three funders under legislation that state Sens. Jerry Hill and Mark Leno introduced Thursday, Dec. 20.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, December 21, 2012, 9:44 AM

Comments

Posted by John P, a resident of Barron Park
on Dec 21, 2012 at 10:31 am

What nonsense- after all the money that unions shake down from their emplyees so they can give it to Democrats, who in return won't do anything about the public worker pensions. That is bankrupting CA and every other state. This bill is nonsense.


Posted by Bike Commuter, a resident of Ventura
on Dec 21, 2012 at 10:36 am

And make the politicians wear badges on their suits sized in proportion to the donation (think NASCAR driver suits)!


Posted by Nancy Neff, a resident of Midtown
on Dec 21, 2012 at 11:51 am

We have a very active working group in Palo Alto for Clean Money. Sign up here to receive announcements of monthly meetings and special events: www.yesfairelections.org/signup/


Posted by corporations are not people, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Dec 22, 2012 at 9:37 am

Free speech is not the same as anonymous speech.