Businessman fined for campaign violation

From Times Staff and Wire Reports

A Poway businessman linked to disgraced U.S. Rep. Randy "Duke" Cunningham has been fined the maximum of $4,000 for concealing campaign contributions to a San Diego mayoral campaign.

The state Fair Political Practices Commission fined Brent Wilkes on Friday. The FPPC said Wilkes, owner of a data storage company, concealed $500 in contributions to the Ron Roberts for Mayor Committee in May 2000.

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