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Suburban
Old Bridge retains Ethical Standards Board | February 11, 2016The Ethical Standards Board will remain in Old Bridge. The majority of the Town
Old Bridge retains Ethical Standards Board | February 11, 2016
Suburban / Posted 4 days ago
The Ethical Standards Board will remain in Old Bridge. The majority of the Township Council voted against disbanding the Ethics Board at a council meeting on Jan. 25. Council President Brian Cahill said a move to disband the Ethics Board and have... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arts Center bonds on ballot this weekThere's one day of early voting left before Tuesday's special bond election to
Arts Center bonds on ballot this week
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
There's one day of early voting left before Tuesday's special bond election to benefit the Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock. Voters in the city are being asked to approve bonds of up to $37.5 million to fund improvements to and expansion of the... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Political Pulse: Unpaid fines won’t stop candidate from runningPolitical Pulse: Unpaid fines won't stop candidate from running Editor's note:
Political Pulse: Unpaid fines won’t stop candidate from running
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Political Pulse: Unpaid fines won't stop candidate from running Editor's note: This column will be a regular offering of political notes, tidbits, events and a few dashes of fun. A man who owes $89,600 in state ethics fines filed this week to run... Read more
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The News & Observer
Pair chosen for State Ethics Commission | News & Observer February 4, 2016 5:07 PM Gov. Pat McCrory announced two
Pair chosen for State Ethics Commission
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
| News & Observer February 4, 2016 5:07 PM Gov. Pat McCrory announced two appointments to fill expired terms on the State Ethics Commission on Thursday. Patrick... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Cat overpopulation leaving Quincy Animal Shelter in search of answersUPDATE: Two victims identified in multi-vehicle crash south of UrsaUPDATE: Two
Cat overpopulation leaving Quincy Animal Shelter in search of answers
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
UPDATE: Two victims identified in multi-vehicle crash south of UrsaUPDATE: Two victims identified in multi-vehicle crash south of Ursa Highway 96, just south of Ursa, was closed Wednesday afternoon because of a crash, according to the Adams County... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Don’t Shut Public Out of MeetingsBut no, they were not careful on Wednesday morning, when they held a "work sess
Don’t Shut Public Out of Meetings
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 10 days ago
But no, they were not careful on Wednesday morning, when they held a "work session" to discuss the process of hiring a new superintendent. They posted a sign on the entrance to the building where they gathered, informing the public the meeting was... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local agencies hope education can help low-income families become self-sufficientDocuments: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway
Local agencies hope education can help low-income families become self-sufficient
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
Documents: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway votersDocuments: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway voters The Missouri Ethics Commission says Hannibal City Manager Jeff LaGarce worked... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Milligan pays $400 fine to Ethics CommissionFox 16 is reporting that state Treasurer Dennis Milligan has written a personal
Milligan pays $400 fine to Ethics Commission
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
Fox 16 is reporting that state Treasurer Dennis Milligan has written a personal check for $400 to settle four violations of state ethics rules, and that he is calling for an apology from the Jefferson County Republican Committee and the resignation... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local teachers learn how to handle an active shooter situationDocuments: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway
Local teachers learn how to handle an active shooter situation
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
Documents: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway votersDocuments: State ethics commission says city manager used public funds to sway voters The Missouri Ethics Commission says Hannibal City Manager Jeff LaGarce worked... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Ethics commission to delve into Brownback-Colyer campaign spending for defense lawyersThe Kansas ethics commission plans to convene in February to determine whether
Ethics commission to delve into Brownback-Colyer campaign spending for defense lawyers
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
The Kansas ethics commission plans to convene in February to determine whether probable cause exists to order a formal hearing on a complaint the re-election campaign of Gov. Sam Brownback and Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer violated state campaign finance... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Sorrell sees issues with scope, details of state ethics board ideaAttorney General William Sorrell praised efforts Tuesday to establish a state e
Sorrell sees issues with scope, details of state ethics board idea
Bennington Banner / Posted 12 days ago
Attorney General William Sorrell praised efforts Tuesday to establish a state ethics commission, but he poked holes in a Senate plan that he said needed reworking. The Senate Government Operations Committee is drafting a bill to create a five-member... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY Press Club objects to commission's lobbying opinionALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Press Club is objecting to an advisory opinion
NY Press Club objects to commission's lobbying opinion
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Press Club is objecting to an advisory opinion from the state ethics commission that public relations professionals should file lobbying reports if they contact media seeking editorials to advance a client's... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Press Club objects to commission's lobbying opinionALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Press Club is objecting to an advisory opinion
NY Press Club objects to commission's lobbying opinion
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Press Club is objecting to an advisory opinion from the state ethics commission that public relations professionals should file lobbying reports if they contact media seeking editorials to advance a client's... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Reade Township Municipal Authority approves audit of recordsThe audit was requested by outgoing board Chairman Zane Hullihen, who said he b
Reade Township Municipal Authority approves audit of records
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
The audit was requested by outgoing board Chairman Zane Hullihen, who said he believed the audit would uncover discrepancies and possible theft within the authority. "We currently have documents that point to possible forgery and ledger entries... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Zoological Society faces $3,400 fine over late lobbying reportA clerical oversight last year will cost the Lehigh Valley Zoological Society $
Lehigh Valley Zoological Society faces $3,400 fine over late lobbying report
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
A clerical oversight last year will cost the Lehigh Valley Zoological Society $3,400 after the Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission slapped the nonprofit organization with a fine Thursday. The society, which oversees the day-to-day operations at the... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Ethics ruling 012816(Jan. 28, 2016) A State Ethics Commission ruling to the Nantucket Land Bank Com
Ethics ruling 012816
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
(Jan. 28, 2016) A State Ethics Commission ruling to the Nantucket Land Bank Commission became public on Tuesday, stating that three of five members are prohibited from voting on any matters involving Miacomet Golf Course due to conflicts of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica officials cleared to participate in high school forum BILLERICA -- Two appointed officials on the High School Building Committee sa
Billerica officials cleared to participate in high school forum
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
BILLERICA -- Two appointed officials on the High School Building Committee say they've been assured that no conflict-of-interest would exist when they speak at a political... Read more
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Arkansas Times
AFP strays from conservative party line in opposition to bus taxThe quarter-penny tax proposal would produce about $18 million for Rock Region
AFP strays from conservative party line in opposition to bus tax
Arkansas Times / Posted 22 days ago
The quarter-penny tax proposal would produce about $18 million for Rock Region Metro bus service, which now operates at the funding whim of Pulaski County municipalities and county. Oddly, the AFP's stance runs counter to conservative activist and... Read more
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Boston Globe
State senator will repay thousands spent on son’s high school graduation partyState Senator Brian Joyce will pay almost $5,000 to local charities as part of
State senator will repay thousands spent on son’s high school graduation party
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
State Senator Brian Joyce will pay almost $5,000 to local charities as part of an agreement with the state’s campaign finance authorities after they said he used campaign funds to finance the cost of his son’s high school graduation party, according... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Joyce claims victory in ethics, finance investigations The state campaign finance office says Sen. Brian Joyce, D-Milton, didn't mis
Joyce claims victory in ethics, finance investigations
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
The state campaign finance office says Sen. Brian Joyce, D-Milton, didn't misuse campaign money, while the ethics commission says he didn't use his position to get a cut-rate price for designer... Read more
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Arkansas Times
A bigger, better Arkansas Arts CenterOn Feb. 9, residents of Little Rock will vote on whether to issue bonds to reno
A bigger, better Arkansas Arts Center
Arkansas Times / Posted 24 days ago
On Feb. 9, residents of Little Rock will vote on whether to issue bonds to renovate and enlarge the Arkansas Arts Center in MacArthur Park. The 30-year MacArthur Park Improvement bonds, which will be paid off by 2 new cents added to the hotel tax by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benton County sheriff arrestedBENTONVILLE -- Benton County Sheriff Kelley Cradduck went from speaking at a ca
Benton County sheriff arrested
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
BENTONVILLE -- Benton County Sheriff Kelley Cradduck went from speaking at a candidate forum to being arrested Tuesday afternoon. Cradduck was arrested on accusations of tampering with public documents, a Class D felony, and tampering, a Class A... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baldwin-Whitehall board secretary says firing ‘purely political’A new Baldwin-Whitehall School Board majority terminated the board secretary la
Baldwin-Whitehall board secretary says firing ‘purely political’
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
A new Baldwin-Whitehall School Board majority terminated the board secretary last week, effective immediately, in a move one board member called “malicious.” Board members did not comment on why Nancy Crowder, who served on the school board from... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Lawmakers divided on proposed ethics commission Washington County Sen. Anthony Pollina is calling for the creation of an ethi
Lawmakers divided on proposed ethics commission
Rutland Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Washington County Sen. Anthony Pollina is calling for the creation of an ethics commission to help lawmakers handle ethical issues within the Legislature. Vermont is one of just three states across... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
State Investigates Jackson County Commissioner Doug BreidenthalMEDFORD, Ore. -- The State Ethics Commission is moving forward with an investig
State Investigates Jackson County Commissioner Doug Breidenthal
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 29 days ago
MEDFORD, Ore. -- The State Ethics Commission is moving forward with an investigation into a local official. The commission voted unanimously to keep looking into accusations against Jackson County commissioner Doug Breidenthal. However, the state... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Aransas County DA investigation into sheriff’s race finds no violationsAn Aransas County District Attorney's office investigation into complaints sher
Aransas County DA investigation into sheriff’s race finds no violations
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 29 days ago
An Aransas County District Attorney's office investigation into complaints sheriff's deputies violated campaign laws yielded no finding of wrongdoing. Accusations from a campaign group for candidate Eli Ramos that two deputies lied and used... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Chris Connell to seek House seat, would remain on Pittsfield City CouncilPITTSFIELD >> City Councilor Christopher Connell, who said he is unafraid
Chris Connell to seek House seat, would remain on Pittsfield City Council
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> City Councilor Christopher Connell, who said he is unafraid of long work weeks, intends to run for the 3rd Berkshire House seat in the fall election and would retain his seat on the council if elected. The Ward 4 councilor and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
White outpaces Corbin in early fundraisingWhite is challenging Corbin for the seat in S.C. Senate District 5, which inclu
White outpaces Corbin in early fundraising
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
White is challenging Corbin for the seat in S.C. Senate District 5, which includes parts of Spartanburg and Greenville counties. "I hope it says that people are really looking for a change and that they believe I can be effective on day one," White... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Retail gasoline prices in Texas, nationwide both below $2Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found gui
Retail gasoline prices in Texas, nationwide both below $2
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlement A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of embezzlement in New Mexico. A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Former Texas judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found gui
Former Texas judge found guilty of embezzlement
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlement A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of embezzlement in New Mexico. A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
FEMA denies appeal for NM emergency team statusFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found gui
FEMA denies appeal for NM emergency team status
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlement A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of embezzlement in New Mexico. A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Fort Bliss says it will no longer accept New Mexico IDsFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found gui
Fort Bliss says it will no longer accept New Mexico IDs
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementFormer El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlement A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of embezzlement in New Mexico. A former El Paso County judge has been found guilty of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlementNew Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plantNew Mexico utility to
Former El Paso judge found guilty of embezzlement
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted a month ago
New Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plantNew Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plant One of New Mexico's largest utilities is dedicating a new multi-million-dollar natural gas power plant capable of generating enough... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Upgrades begin on sidewalks at Galveston's Seawall BoulevardNew Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plantNew Mexico utility to
Upgrades begin on sidewalks at Galveston's Seawall Boulevard
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted a month ago
New Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plantNew Mexico utility to dedicate new natural gas power plant One of New Mexico's largest utilities is dedicating a new multi-million-dollar natural gas power plant capable of generating enough... Read more
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