Fair Political Practices Commission Chair Alice Germond On Enforcing Election In Campaign Season Cody Drabble Wednesday, October 17, 2018 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Fair Political Practices Commission Chair Alice Germond in the Insight studio.Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio The Fair Political Practices Commission was created in 1974 in the wake of the Watergate scandal by Proposition 9. The agency investigates and enforces California election rules designed to provide transparency and accountability during campaign season, with the goal of giving voters essential information before they cast a ballot. This week the FPPC is launching its AdWATCH program, where the public can submit questionable political ads for review. FPPC Chair Alice Germond joins Insight to overview how the commission is monitoring the 2018 campaigns.