Republican Party, mayor fined for election violationsGOP will raffle Pasma sculpture to raise mo
July 22, 2002
Republican Party, mayor fined for election violations
GOP will raffle Pasma sculpture to raise money
The Hill County Republican Central Committee will raffle the art of their former adversary and is planning a bake sale both in an effort to raise the $2,500 it may have to pay in fines because the committee and Havre Mayor Bob Rice allegedly broke state finance laws during his mayoral campaign last year.
In a July 17 letter to Rice and committee chairman Brad Lotton, Montana assistant attorney general James Scheier said a court could assess a civil penalty in excess of $11,000. Linda Vaughey...