From: George Hartzman
2506 Baytree Drive
Greensboro, NC 27455
October 12, 2012
To: Lobbying Compliance Division
Department of the Secretary of State
PO Box 29622
Raleigh, North Carolina 27626-0626
Dear Lobbying Compliance Division:
Under the North Carolina Public Records Law, G.S. §132-1.,
I am requesting an opportunity to inspect or obtain copies of public records that:
include the lobbying expense reports of:
James T. Ahler, lobbyist for the North Carolina Association of CPAs
Matthew Eisley, lobbyist for the North Carolina Association of CPAs
and B. Davis Horne, Jr., lobbyist for the North Carolina Association of CPAs
from January 1, 2009 to the present.
This request is posted at hartzman.blogspot.com
I would also like to request a waiver of all fees
in that the disclosure of the requested information is in the public interest
and will contribute significantly to the public’s understanding of lobbying.
This request is related to news gathering purpose,
and is not being sought for commercial purposes.
The law requires that you respond to and fulfill this request
"as promptly as possible."
If you expect a significant delay in responding to and fulfilling this request,
please contact me with information about when I might expect copies.
If you deny any or all of this request, please cite each specific exemption
you feel justifies the refusal to release the information
and notify me of the appeal procedures available to me under the law.
Thank you for considering my request.