Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  Gerlach's filing is off by $2.2 million
Parent(s) Candidate 
Last EditedRP  Nov 30, 2005 07:40pm
Logged 0
MediaNewspaper - Philadelphia Inquirer
News DateThursday, December 1, 2005 01:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionA spokesman for U.S. Rep. Jim Gerlach (R., Pa.) conceded yesterday that Gerlach had overstated his campaign receipts for this year by $2.2 million.

Campbell said that a campaign staffer compiling the data typed in a wrong date, causing the accounting software to include receipts from Gerlach's 2004 campaign in FEC filings for this year.

According to the quarterly reports originally filed with the FEC, Gerlach received a total of $1.1 million in actual contributions this year but listed a cumulative total of $3.3 million.
ArticleRead Full Article

Date Category Headline Article Contributor