Fair Political Practices Commission Files Suit Against Ward Connerly for Hiding Backers of Initiative
On Wednesday, the watchdog agency charged with keeping elections fair and clean filed suit against Ward Connerly for deceiving voters about the financial backers of his initiative. Connerly, the FPPC charges, improperly used his nonprofit organization, the American Civil Rights Coalition, to launder money, cloaking the sources of his campaign contributions and preventing Californians from knowing who's behind Prop. 54. Read the FPPC's complaint.