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What others say: The ease of conflict seems almost as ridiculous as the idea that legislators should decide their own pay.The rules of the Alaska Public Offices Commission state that elected officials must file a disclosure statement each year by March 15. That statement should...
What others say: The bully in the north

...likely pack its bags and be given a one-way ticket north this summer. We're confused by the news that the Alaska Public Offices Commission is expected to be based in Anchorage from now on. The last we heard Juneau was still the capital and center...
Fish and Game staffer lands prominent South Dakota job using a 'working title.'

...Department of Fish and Game - a title that he denied holding when it drew him into an investigation by the Alaska Public Offices Commission, or APOC. South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard's office on Tuesday announced that Hepler would take over...
While it may not be required, public disclosure is the best practice

This past week, the Alaska Public Offices Commission held a hearing to address, among other things, an appeal of a decision involving an Alaska Department of Fish and Game official...
Soldotna residents to hear more on Prop. 1

...properly reflect how many municipalities within Alaska have elected to opt out of the state filing system. The Alaska Public Offices Commission lists 122 communities that have adopted and developed local financial disclosures for public officials...
Draft: Lawmakers can tout position on referendum

...positions on the upcoming oil tax referendum, according to a proposed recommendation set to be considered by the Alaska Public Offices Commission.The draft recommendation, by commission staff member Thomas Lucas, points to a decision by the Select...
Lawmaker fined $14k for mismanaging campaign funds

...future.Tuck, who is running unopposed as he seeks a fourth term, signed a consent agreement with the Alaska Public Offices Commission. However, Tuck said he thought the fine was too high. The maximum penalty he faced for the violations...
Soldotna Proposition asks for localization of financial disclosures

...has diminished, Dixson said. He attributes this to the availability of financial records.Currently the Alaska Public Offices Commission requires that all submitted elected and appointed official financial disclosure statements be published online...
Agency: Dan Sullivan broke state law

...release through his city spokeswoman last month. The Anchorage Daily News reports that a staff member with the Alaska Public Offices Commission is recommending a fine of $187.50. Sullivan is a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor. His official...
State employee's title called into question during Wednesday's APOC hearing

...defense against being required to file certain financial disclosure forms required of public officials with the Alaska Public Offices Commission, or APOC. Kelly Hepler, whose title with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is either "assistant...


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