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Lawmaker’s campaign cash pays the rent, all year long



Elected officials, under Georgia law, can use campaign money for the “ordinary and necessary” expenses of holding office. So is it “necessary” for a south Georgia lawmaker — Rep. Bob Hanner — to drop nearly $100,000 on renting an Atlanta apartment year-round? That, it seems, depends on who you ask. Read on …





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One Response to “Lawmaker’s campaign cash pays the rent, all year long”

  1. Don Van Valkenburgh says:

    Snellville is 18 miles from Atlanta! And Sen. Don Balfour rents an apartment in Atlanta with other people’s money? Please somebody tell me this is not true. Does he also drive a State-owned car from Snellville to Atlanta?