Public Official's Financial Statements

By: Teresa Moua-Her
By: Teresa Moua-Her

A proposal in the assembly would let people see financial statements of public officials anonymously.
Right now, you'd have to disclose your name and employer and the information would be passed on to the public official who's behind the statement.
Some open government advocates say that could be intimidating.
About 2,100 lawmakers, judges and other officials file financial statements every year.

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