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AO 1998-26



Superseded in part by AO 2006-24 (Republican & Democratic Senatorial Committees). Candidate committee's acceptance of loan repayment from contested election trust fund that contains funds loaned to it by candidate.


Final opinion January 28, 1999
Date Name Document type
01/28/1999 AO 1998-26 Final Opinion
01/27/1999 Vote Votes
01/14/1999 Vote Votes
01/07/1999 Draft AO (OGC), Agenda Document No. 99-8 Draft Documents
11/13/1998 Request by The Friends of Mary Landrieu, Inc. AO Request, Supplemental Material, and Extensions of Time


Role Name Type
Requestor The Friends of Mary Landrieu, Inc. Federal candidate/candidate committee/officeholder
Counsel/Representative Tarcza & Gelderman, L.L.C. Law Firm
Counsel/Representative Gelderman III, G. Anthony Individual