TITLE

New Mexico Governor Pushes Tougher Anti-Corruption Laws

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32299, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the bid of Governor Bill Richardson to impose stricter laws punishing corruption by state officials and promote tougher campaign finance reporting requirements in New Mexico. He stated that the package of amendments marks his response to the scandal involving two former state treasurers indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of taking money in kickbacks from investment advisers.
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19643816

 

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