fair political practices commission

Former top Placer County official Rich Colwell pays up for Political Reform Act breach

Placer County’s former No. 2 administrator Rich Colwell has agreed to pay an $800 penalty for failing to report real estate he owns in Lincoln on conflict-of-interest statements. ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

Ex-Sierra College President Kevin Ramirez exonerated by state political watchdog

The Fair Political Practices Commission has found no wrongdoing after a review of 2004 allegations filed against former President Kevin Ramirez by Trustee Aaron Klein. Klein’s co ...