Alfred - Rep. David Burns Accused of Improper Clean Election Fund Use
Alfred lawmaker accused of misusing election funds
The Associated Press
AUGUSTA — The Maine ethics commission staff is recommending that the attorney general investigate campaign spending by a legislator from Alfred.
....audit of freshman Rep. David R. Burns' publicly funded campaign...allegations of misuse of Clean Election Act funds, ...falsified receipts and false expenditure claims.
The ethics commission website says Burns was authorized to spend $9,066... audit report says he should repay $2,285. Burns, a Republican, represents House District 138.