MTG: Sunshine Law expansion killed

Posted at 3:31 PM, Apr 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 17:31:45-04

A bill that would have required all candidates to file campaign finance reports appears to be dead for the session.

The language in Senate Bill 1299 would have covered all school board candidates — even in the state’s smallest districts — and all ballot measures, including recall elections.

Sen. Mary Souza called her bill an attempt to bring “a little bit of sunshine” to Idaho elections, even the state’s smallest and most obscure elections.

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