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ALDERMANIC ELECTIONS 2012 PART 3
This publication can be found on the City of Brookfield website.
(this is not verbatim,not official and is from my own reading and ready reference (rjsteinberg)
Prior to announcing your candidacy for office or circulating nomination papers, you MUST file a Campaign Registration Statement in the City Clerk's Office.
(editors note: before you even announce your candidacy or are taking out and circulating nomination papers and gather signatures, it is MANDATORY to file Form GAB-1.).
1. Campaign Registration Statement, Form
GAB-1. All candidates SHOULD file a Campaign Registration Statement or amended stagtement BEFORE circulating nomination papers.
(editors note: emphasis supplied)
Editor: this is so clear that the procedure is elementary to every incumbent Alderman. the mandate of filing the official statement is written in the handbook THREE (3) times.
The legal questions raised by Alderman Berg and any legal sanctions are to be answered by the appropriate election official authorities. the common sense and wisdom displayed are for the voters to observe.