Ticket Number: 
47998
Complainant: 
Jeanne Martin
Respondent: 
Our Olympic Communities Enterprise Washington
Created Date: 
March 6, 2019
Status of Investigations: 
Assessment of Facts
Description: 
  • Alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.320 for failure to fully identify Top Five Contributors on political advertising
  • Alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.335 by making a false statement of material fact about Candidate Bowling in opposition ads
  • Alleged violation of RCW 42.17A.335 by sponsoring an ad that falsely represents Irene Bowling as an incumbent ("headphones" opposition ad)
  • Alleged violation of RCW 42.17A.255, .260 or .305 for failure to report the cost of an independent expenditure or electioneering communication (online ad supporting Tim Sheldon & opposing Irene Bowling http://timsheldonforwa.com)
  • Alleged violation of RCW 42.17A.240 for failure to fully report expenditures for mailers distributed in 2018 general election
  • Alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.320 & WAC 390-18 by positioning required disclosures upside-down & using a light-colored font (e.g. Tim Sheldon "veteran" support ad, Irene Bowling "headphones" opposition ad)