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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Court rules mayor can pay $4,000 fine with pennies and nickelsfull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Court rules mayor can pay $4,000 fine with pennies and nickels
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 50 minutes ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday's deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Florida mayor pays $4,000 ethics fine — in pennies and nickelsfine in coins Wednesday at a bank in downtown Miami where the county has an acc
Florida mayor pays $4,000 ethics fine — in pennies and nickels
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 58 minutes ago
fine in coins Wednesday at a bank in downtown Miami where the county has an account. The money was to be transferred to the ethics commission to fulfill an agreement negotiated in early April. “We met our promise to pay, just like we tried to do... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mayor wins bid to pay $4,000 fine in coins after he agrees to count them himselffull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Mayor wins bid to pay $4,000 fine in coins after he agrees to count them himself
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday's deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez Ends up Paying Ethics Fine in Pennies and Nicklesmayor had operatives show up at County Hall with 28 buckets filled with 400,000
Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez Ends up Paying Ethics Fine in Pennies and Nickles
Miami New Times / Posted 3 hours ago
mayor had operatives show up at County Hall with 28 buckets filled with 400,000 pennies to pay the fine. Yep. The Ethics Commission reply: "Haha, yeah, no," basically. Here was one of the buckets, lest you forget: Centavo a centavo quiso... Read more
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NBC Miami
Hialeah Mayor Forced to Count Pennies to Pay Finefull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Hialeah Mayor Forced to Count Pennies to Pay Fine
NBC Miami / Posted 3 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday's deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Mayor forced to count $4,000 worth of change to pay ethics finefull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Mayor forced to count $4,000 worth of change to pay ethics fine
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday’s deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay finefull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay fine
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday's deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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Salon.com
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay finefull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay fine
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday’s deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay finefull of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez.
Political change: Mayor forced to count pennies to pay fine
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
full of unsorted coins, but the board rejected the payment and sued Hernandez. Wednesday's deposit closes the case. The ethics commission ruled last July that Hernandez lied about interest rates he received from a $180,000 loan to a jewelry... Read more
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The Brown and White
When it comes to food, Easton is two different cities | Opinionfor the entire city, not just for part of it. Terrence Miller is a community a
When it comes to food, Easton is two different cities | Opinion
The Brown and White / Posted 7 hours ago
for the entire city, not just for part of it. Terrence Miller is a community activist, a member of the City of Easton's Ethics Commission and the Northampton County Drug & Alcohol Advisory Board, and a former member of the Neighborhood Physical... Read more
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Orange County Register
Measure A panel would enforce O.C. ethics statutesOrange County needs an independent Campaign Finance and Ethics Commission. When
Measure A panel would enforce O.C. ethics statutes
Orange County Register / Posted 13 hours ago
Orange County needs an independent Campaign Finance and Ethics Commission. When the public has the opportunity to know who has contributed how much to a candidate, the public and the press can better judge what influences candidates may feel if... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Union has questions on ethics probeOhio Civil Service Employees Association AFSCME Local 11 AFL-CIO, said it has c
Union has questions on ethics probe
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
Ohio Civil Service Employees Association AFSCME Local 11 AFL-CIO, said it has come to the union's attention that the state ethics commission has forwarded a report to Trumbull County Prosecutor Dennis Watkins. Yerkes said the matter could affect... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mark Farrell sues SF over $191,000 election-law finefine for allegedly violating campaign finance laws. Farrell filed his suit in
Mark Farrell sues SF over $191,000 election-law fine
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
fine for allegedly violating campaign finance laws. Farrell filed his suit in Superior Court against the city, the Ethics Commission — which says the supervisor’s campaign improperly coordinated 2010 election activities with an independent... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Gallison resignation prompts talk of ethics reformsign was back in 2007. "He was fined $6,000 which is a really significant fine
Gallison resignation prompts talk of ethics reform
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 23 hours ago
sign was back in 2007. "He was fined $6,000 which is a really significant fine in the grand scheme of things by the State Ethics Commission for not reporting his income that actually came from a grant from the legislature," Marion... Read more
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Gawker
Inept Pension Fund Manager Also a Selloutmanagers, instead—has been elected board member of two private companies, with
Inept Pension Fund Manager Also a Sellout
Gawker / Posted yesterday
managers, instead—has been elected board member of two private companies, with the blessing of the North Carolina State Ethics Commission. A funny thing about that is that Cowell is still the treasurer of North Carolina who runs the state’s $90... Read more
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dna
Ganguly gives thumbs-up to host pink ball club cricket Test, seeks BCCI approvalwho is also a Lok Sabha MP, has recently introduced three private member bills
Ganguly gives thumbs-up to host pink ball club cricket Test, seeks BCCI approval
dna / Posted yesterday
who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has recently introduced three private member bills including a significant 'National Sports Ethics Commission' bill which recommends "10 years of jail term" for any sportsperson indulging in match-fixing. "Fixing is... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What stands between Maine and legal marijuana use?driver of the Colorado and Alaska campaigns, and it has given $400,000 to the M
What stands between Maine and legal marijuana use?
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
driver of the Colorado and Alaska campaigns, and it has given $400,000 to the Maine campaign since 2015, according to Maine Ethics Commission records. Nationally, that type of fundraising has put legalization opponents in a bind, and they’ve... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
New campaign signs raise concerns in board racesaid they were paid for by USTH. However, there is no political committee by th
New campaign signs raise concerns in board race
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
said they were paid for by USTH. However, there is no political committee by that acronym registered with the Texas Ethics Commission or the school district, and the sign does not give the full name of the committee. Specific-purpose... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Campaign flier causes sitir in Mesquite for DCCCD seat“For a transgender student, this policy has helped them to feel safer on campus
Campaign flier causes sitir in Mesquite for DCCCD seat
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
“For a transgender student, this policy has helped them to feel safer on campus.” According to filings with the Texas Ethics Commission, the political action committee raised $10,000 from one donor - Monty Bennett, a Dallas-based hospitality... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
This week in history: May 1-7were accused of mismanaging the Kamehameha Schools’ multi-billion dollar trust.
This week in history: May 1-7
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
were accused of mismanaging the Kamehameha Schools’ multi-billion dollar trust. Hawaii News Now reports that the City Ethics Commission is investigating Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha. The commission is trying to determine if the chief... Read more
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The Hindu
Thakur’s dual role might work to the sport’s advantagesent down no balls on command), in India the Parliament is yet to pass a simila
Thakur’s dual role might work to the sport’s advantage
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
sent down no balls on command), in India the Parliament is yet to pass a similar bill. Which is why the National Sports Ethics Commission Bill introduced by Anurag Thakur in the Lok Sabha, a version of two important bills piloted by Justice... Read more
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Al.com
Bentley scandal: Legislators hit wall in pursuit of 'Wanda's desk'like the Capitol. Like I said. You can't make it up. And you wouldn't want to.
Bentley scandal: Legislators hit wall in pursuit of 'Wanda's desk'
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
like the Capitol. Like I said. You can't make it up. And you wouldn't want to. But hey. If the Judiciary Committee or the Ethics Commission or the feds really want to know what Wanda might have heard in that office, they don't need a forensic... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
City Website Directed Readers To Faulconer Campaign Pageof Faulconer's re-election opponents in the June 7 primary, former Councilman E
City Website Directed Readers To Faulconer Campaign Page
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
of Faulconer's re-election opponents in the June 7 primary, former Councilman Ed Harris, called on the city's Ethics Commission to begin an investigation. Harris said Faulconer also sends out emailed newsletters to the public, using... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Ethics commission says it can't stop Bevin's inquiryFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Executive Branch Ethics Commission says it cannot sto
Ethics commission says it can't stop Bevin's inquiry
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Executive Branch Ethics Commission says it cannot stop Republican Gov. Matt Bevin from investigating whether his Democratic predecessor violated state ethics laws. Bevin says he will hire a private law firm to investigate... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Lowndes, Columbus officials miss financial disclosure deadlineCounty and Columbus area officials failed to file their 2015 statements of econ
Lowndes, Columbus officials miss financial disclosure deadline
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
County and Columbus area officials failed to file their 2015 statements of economic interest online with the Mississippi Ethics Commission by Sunday's deadline. Those failing to file include three supervisors, four other county incumbents, three... Read more
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Stickney Life
Letter: A farewell to those who've made Berwyn a great place to livethe neighborhood that I live in. I want to thank Mayor Lovero for allowing me
Letter: A farewell to those who've made Berwyn a great place to live
Stickney Life / Posted 2 days ago
the neighborhood that I live in. I want to thank Mayor Lovero for allowing me to serve as a member of the city of Berwyn’s ethics commission. As a member I have learned that the citizens of Berwyn have little to worry about, things are good. I... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Better BART' website straddles line between education, advocacyCommission. But everything else falls into much grayer territory, said Jessica
'Better BART' website straddles line between education, advocacy
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Commission. But everything else falls into much grayer territory, said Jessica Levinson, president of the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission. "There are very fine distinctions with discussing the merits of a measure and advocating for it,"... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson's office to lose chief of staffregistering as lobbyists in Arkansas for a year after they depart the office, s
Hutchinson's office to lose chief of staff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
registering as lobbyists in Arkansas for a year after they depart the office, said Graham Sloan, director of the Arkansas Ethics Commission. Asked if he plans to be a lobbyist of Congress, Lamoureux replied in a text, "Once I have a firm plan, I... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Bentley a "no show" to state auditor's hearingafter Zeigler sent the order, the governor released this statement: "The appro
Bentley a "no show" to state auditor's hearing
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
after Zeigler sent the order, the governor released this statement: "The appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where the Auditor has already filed a complaint, and we are fully cooperating in every way. I do not intend... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Bentley a "no show" to state auditor's hearingafter Zeigler sent the order, the governor released this statement: "The appro
Bentley a "no show" to state auditor's hearing
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
after Zeigler sent the order, the governor released this statement: "The appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where the Auditor has already filed a complaint, and we are fully cooperating in every way. I do not intend... Read more
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The Columbian
3 lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf billcomplaint against Barreto, his fellow Republican Rep. Sal Esquivel and Democrat
3 lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf bill
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
complaint against Barreto, his fellow Republican Rep. Sal Esquivel and Democratic Rep. Brad Witt at the Oregon Government Ethics Commission. The complaint says the lawmakers broke a certain state law that bans public officials from intentionally... Read more
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The News & Observer
State Treasurer Cowell mars her record by joining corporate boardsbased in Bermuda, pays directors $75,000 a year plus $25,000 in stock. Cowell
State Treasurer Cowell mars her record by joining corporate boards
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
based in Bermuda, pays directors $75,000 a year plus $25,000 in stock. Cowell had her plans pre-approved by the State Ethics Commission. That casts a serious question over whether there’s any point in having such a commission. (Other N.C.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Alabama Gov. Bentley no-show at state auditor summonsMason has since resigned. The governor in April said the "appropriate legal pr
Alabama Gov. Bentley no-show at state auditor summons
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Mason has since resigned. The governor in April said the "appropriate legal process" for complaints is through the Alabama Ethics Commission. Zeigler has already filed complaint there. The governor's office on Monday had no further... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Bentley No-Show to State Auditor's Summonsremarks to a senior female political adviser, who has since resigned. He denies
Bentley No-Show to State Auditor's Summons
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 3 days ago
remarks to a senior female political adviser, who has since resigned. He denies misuse of his office. In April, Bentley said the Alabama Ethics Commission was the appropriate venue for Zeigler's complaints. His office Monday had no further com... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
3 Oregon lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf billduring the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the
3 Oregon lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf bill
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
during the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the complaint Monday with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission against Republican Reps. Greg Barreto, Brad Witt and Sal Esquivel. The Oregon Court of Appeals cited the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
3 lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf billduring the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the
3 lawmakers hit with ethics complaint over wolf bill
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
during the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the complaint Monday with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission against Republican Reps. Greg Barreto, Brad Witt and Sal Esquivel. The Oregon Court of Appeals cited the... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
3 Lawmakers Hit With Ethics Complaint Over Wolf Billduring the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the
3 Lawmakers Hit With Ethics Complaint Over Wolf Bill
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 3 days ago
during the legislative session earlier this year. Environmentalists filed the complaint Monday with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission against Republican Reps. Greg Barreto, Brad Witt and Sal Esquivel. The Oregon Court of Appeals cited the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Gov. Bentley skips Auditor's order to appear; court filing expecteda surprise. His office had previously responded to the order saying: “The appro
Gov. Bentley skips Auditor's order to appear; court filing expected
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
a surprise. His office had previously responded to the order saying: “The appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where the Auditor has already filed a complaint, and we are fully cooperating in every way. I do not intend... Read more
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The Buffalo News
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probefrom an entity called Chris Pitts LLC. Percoco’s 2013 disclosure form was not
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
from an entity called Chris Pitts LLC. Percoco’s 2013 disclosure form was not provided, and officials with the public ethics commission referred questions about the missing document to the governor’s office. As part of an investigation of the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
12 county, city officials miss financial disclosure deadlineand three Starkville aldermen -- failed to file their 2015 statements of econom
12 county, city officials miss financial disclosure deadline
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
and three Starkville aldermen -- failed to file their 2015 statements of economic interest online with the Mississippi Ethics Commission by Sunday's deadline. The two-page document provides a brief snapshot of officials' economic ties,... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Gov. Bentley scheduled to testify before state auditorto reply to that order. When first issued the order Bentley said that the appr
Gov. Bentley scheduled to testify before state auditor
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
to reply to that order. When first issued the order Bentley said that the appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where Ziegler has already filed a complaint. Bentley added that he's cooperating with that investigation,... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Gov. Bentley scheduled to testify before state auditorto reply to that order. When first issued the order Bentley said that the appr
Gov. Bentley scheduled to testify before state auditor
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
to reply to that order. When first issued the order Bentley said that the appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where Ziegler has already filed a complaint. Bentley added that he's cooperating with that investigation,... Read more
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Al.com
Zeigler waits for Bentley to testify but governor not expected to showtestify under oath. The next day, Bentley issued a statement saying: "The appr
Zeigler waits for Bentley to testify but governor not expected to show
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
testify under oath. The next day, Bentley issued a statement saying: "The appropriate legal process is through the Alabama Ethics Commission where the Auditor has already filed a complaint, and we are fully cooperating in every way. I do not intend... Read more
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New Kerala
Anurag Thakur introduces Sports Ethics bill in LS - newkerala.com #57735by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur in the Lowe
Anurag Thakur introduces Sports Ethics bill in LS - newkerala.com #57735
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur in the Lower House today is the 'National Sports Ethics Commission' bill, which is aimed at establishing a national sports ethics body to ensure ethical practices in sports.... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
PACs inject $24,000 into city raceshis recall in District 4. Another local political action committee, Citizens f
PACs inject $24,000 into city races
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
his recall in District 4. Another local political action committee, Citizens for Local Governance, reported to the Texas Ethics Commission that it spent $12,004 in March and April. The group mailed a controversial flier to the homes of likely... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Where there's a loophole, there's a legislatorthat interpretation is even more dubious than the current hide-and-seek party p
Where there's a loophole, there's a legislator
Arkansas Times / Posted 4 days ago
that interpretation is even more dubious than the current hide-and-seek party policy, but it will take a court order or an ethics commission ruling to stop it. Caucuses have no official standing. They are merely interest groups and can count on... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Anurag Thakur proposes 10 years of jail term for fixers in private billThakur, who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has introduced three private member bills i
Anurag Thakur proposes 10 years of jail term for fixers in private bill
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Thakur, who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has introduced three private member bills including a significant 'National Sports Ethics Commission' bill which recommends "10 years of jail term" for any sportsperson indulging in match-fixing. It is a... Read more
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The Economic Times
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur proposes 10-year jail term for fixersThakur, who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has introduced three private member bills i
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur proposes 10-year jail term for fixers
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
Thakur, who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has introduced three private member bills including a significant 'National Sports Ethics Commission' bill which recommends "10 years of jail term" for any sportsperson indulging in match-fixing. It is a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
$20,000 spent promoting Cole County sales taxvoters. Issues and candidates on the April ballot are required to file with ei
$20,000 spent promoting Cole County sales tax
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
voters. Issues and candidates on the April ballot are required to file with either the Cole County clerk or the Missouri Ethics Commission if they plan to or have raised and spent more than $1,000. According to documents filed for the Citizens... Read more
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Philly.com
Crony! Self-enricher! From Day 1, Pa. Senate race is all attackscompany had also received around $4 million in grants from a Republican adminis
Crony! Self-enricher! From Day 1, Pa. Senate race is all attacks
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
company had also received around $4 million in grants from a Republican administration before McGinty led DEP). The State Ethics Commission told her to avoid any role in awarding further grants that could benefit her husband financially. McGinty... Read more
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