Case #9062
Respondent name: Mike Ormsby, Spokane City Attorney
Complainant name: Gretchen McDevitt

The complaint alleges that Spokane Fire Department officials may have allowed Spokane Firefighters Union PAC to use City of Spokane Fire Department equipment in a political advertisement, in violation of RCW 42.17A.555.  The complaint also alleges that the City of Spokane has been withholding funds from employees' wages that the Spokane Firefighters Union, Local 29, has passed on to its two political committees, Spokane Firefighters Union PAC and Safest City Spokane, without first obtaining written authorizations from the employees, in violation of RCW 42.17A.495.

Disposition: Case Closed with Reminder (Resolved 11/09/2017)
Date opened: 10/20/2016
Area of Law: RCW 42.17A.555, RCW 42.17A.495

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