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In wake of abrupt resignation, county official fined for campaign finance violations

Original post made on Nov 22, 2019

Longtime Contra Costa County politician Joe Canciamilla is facing possible criminal charges after agreeing to pay $150,000 in state fines for misusing campaign funds.

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Nov 22, 2019 at 8:00 am

There are multiple crimes and multiple felonies committed here over years and years and he gets a slap on the wrist? Yet if anyone else were to commit such crimes they would be serving time. Once again our system has failed us. It just reiterates how corrupt our public servants and officials have become.

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Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of another community
on Nov 24, 2019 at 10:01 pm

What organization or government agency follows up on former and current office holders in addition to the fair campaign practices people? I would be interested in how the convicted shop lifter Mary Hayashi is spending her campaign monies.

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