Demone Smith (D) told Investigative Post close to one year ago he would pay his New york State election law penalties. He was not happy when Jim Heaney recently asked him why he has not paid a dime.

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The New York StateBoard of Elections told Investigative Postthis week,two committees that Smith is associated with still owe $4,050 in civil judgments.

The Committee to Elect Demone Smith owes $1,850 in judgments because of afailure to file disclosure reports in a timely fashion.

East Buffalo Associates, a committee that listed Smith as its treasurer, owes $2,200 in penalties forfailure to file disclosure reports.