Ticket Number: 
Cheryl Aichele
Tanisha Harris
Created Date: 
December 11, 2018
Status of Investigations: 
Case Closed with Reminder

The complaints alleged that Tanisha Harris, candidate for State Representative in 17th Legislative District in the 2016 and 2018 elections, and a candidate for Clark County Council in the 2016 election, may have violated: (1) RCW 42.17A.405 by accepting over-limits contributions for her two 2016 election campaigns, and the 2018 election campaign; (2) RCW 42.17A.240 by failing to accurately report aggregate totals for monetary and in-kind donations and by failing to report receipt of in-kind contributions on Monetary Contribution reports (C-3 reports) and Summary Full Campaign Contribution and Expenditure reports (C-4 reports); and (3) RCW 42.17A.240 and WAC 390-16-034 by failing to disclose the required occupation and employer information for individuals contributing more than $100 in the aggregate.

PDC staff reminded Tanisha Harris about the importance of the timely and accurate disclosure of all contribution and expenditure activities, including individual donor information and aggregate totals of all future PDC reports in accordance with the statutes and rules.