Towns ordered to explain failure to file campaign reports

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 13, 2019 1:59 PM CT

The Tennessee Registry of Election Finance is ordering state Rep. Joe Towns to come before the panel to explain why he is failing to file campaign finance reports, violations that have led to $65,000 in civil penalties against him.

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Bill Ketron Joe Towns Kelsey Ketron Paz Haynes Tom Lawless
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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