The Public Disclosure Commission (PDC) has completed its review of the complaint filed by Lois DiMarco on October 30, 2018. The complaint alleged that Nicholas Power may have violated RCW 42.17A.240 for failure to accurately report expenditure for postage and website.
Based on our findings, staff has determined that in this instance, failure to accurately report an actual violation warranting further investigation.
Nicholas Power made minor or ministerial errors on required reports, which did not materially impact the public interest. Upon notification of noncompliance, Nicholas Power timely amended their reports, making the necessary technical corrections.
Based on this information, the PDC has dismissed this matter in accordance with RCW 42.17A.755(1), and will not be conducting a more formal investigation into your complaint or pursuing further enforcement action in this case.