Towns bashes state finance registry after it fines Memphis representatives

By Updated: November 26, 2018 4:43 PM CT | Published: November 26, 2018 2:04 PM CT
The Tennessee Registry of Election Finance has assessed fines against three Memphis legislators for failing to file campaign finance reports, eliciting a blistering response from state Rep. Joe Towns, who contends the body is “out of control.”


Drew Rawlins G.A. Hardaway Jesse Chism Joe Towns London Lamar
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.

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