Ex-official exempt from state law
RFI Policy Director Alisa Kaplan was quoted in this article.
Via – The Kankakee Daily Journal
The former head of an embattled local agency did not submit required financial disclosures like hundreds of other officials in the county. He was exempt.
For more than two decades, Illinois has required officials to list their financial interests in annual statements.
Although imperfect, it’s a way for the public to determine whether decision-makers have potential conflicts of interest.