Feathered Bastard

Tom Horne Sings the Blues: Clean Elections Votes to Investigate Him, the FBI Has His Notebook, and More

I officially take back everything bad I've said about this state's Clean Elections laws.

Well, almost. Because there's no way in hell that a loser like disbarred ex-county attorney Andrew Thomas should be awarded three-quarters of a million dollars in public cash, as could happen during this election cycle.

Still, I'm more bullish on the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission after it unanimously voted on Wednesday to authorize an inquiry into Attorney General Tom Horne for (allegedly) operating his re-election campaign out of his public office.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
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