April 20, 2021

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State denies quick review in complaint against Bronson campaign alleging campaign finance violations

The Alaska Public Offices Commission will not expedite its consideration of a complaint lodged against Anchorage mayoral candidate Dave Bronson claiming he violated campaign finance rules.

Forrest Dunbar, Bronson’s opponent in the race for Anchorage mayor, filed the complaint Monday with the state and requested an expedited review.

During an initial hearing held Wednesday, the commission considered “whether or not the alleged violation or alleged violations — if not immediately restrained — could materially affect the outcome of an election,” APOC Chair Anne Helzer said.

Dunbar’s campaign did not meet the burden of proof showing that the alleged violations could

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Ken Griffin denies Citadel uses personal information from retail investors

Citadel CEO Ken Griffin dismissed as “flat out false” the accusation that his firm improperly uses information it garners from its market-making operation.

Griffin spoke in an interview with CNBC on Friday, one day after Citadel and other market makers came under scrutiny from Congress about their role in last month’s GameStop mania.

“I think there’s been a number of misperceptions about the data we receive from the brokerage community. In fact, a prominent U.S. senator asked us specifically about what personal identifying information do we receive from retail investors. The answer is none,” Griffin told “Squawk Box” co-host Andrew

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