Lewis failed to report $277K in campaign funds

Crabtree, Susan
June 2007
Hill;6/12/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 69, p8
The article reports on the failure of Representative Jerry Lewis to report to the U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) a $276,614 gain in campaign funds invested in stock incurred before the 2006 election. In June 2007, Lewis acknowledged the omission in a note to the FEC in response to a letter the agency sent to him in May. According to FEC records, it is unclear whether the amount of $108,190 he paid in taxes in March 2006 included taxes he owed to the October 30 gain.


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