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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Despite controversies, Miklos re-elected as water board chairinvolvement in the DeBary debacle spurred an investigation by the Florida Commi
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
involvement in the DeBary debacle spurred an investigation by the Florida Commission on Ethics. Last December, an ethics commission investigator reported there was probable cause that Miklos had violated state ethics laws, but the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Ethics panel rejects $1,000 fine for KitzhaberSALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 21 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had been proposed for former Gov. John Kitzhaber for failing to publicly declare a potential conflict of interest between his elected position and his partner's... Read more
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The Columbian
Ethics panel rejects $1,000 fine for former Oregon governorSALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had
The Columbian / Posted 21 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had been proposed for former Gov. John Kitzhaber for failing to publicly declare a potential conflict of interest between his elected position and his partner’s work. The... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Ethics panel rejects $1,000 fine for former Oregon Gov. KitzhaberThe Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had been proposed
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 hours ago
The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had been proposed for former Gov. John Kitzhaber for failing to publicly declare a potential conflict of interest between his elected position and his partner's work. The panel voted 7 to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017: Close the ‘boyfriend loophole,’ Trump makes America irrelevant, Maine’s not for saleof York and the York Board of Selectmen. So too did Maine newspaper editors. Fo
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
of York and the York Board of Selectmen. So too did Maine newspaper editors. Fortunately, if late in the game, the Maine Ethics Commission fined the pro-casino campaign. Unfortunately, neither the Maine Republican nor Democratic parties took a... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tete Officials Urged to Refrain From Corruption“We must be ruled by ethics instead of by corruption”, she insisted. Cassiano
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
“We must be ruled by ethics instead of by corruption”, she insisted. Cassiano Duarte, a member of the Central Public Ethics Commission, told the seminar that a fundamental condition for fighting against corruption is the commitment to ethics... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Former mayor of Lewiston and Auburn to run for governormayor of both Lewiston and Auburn has registered to run for governor in 2018.
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
mayor of both Lewiston and Auburn has registered to run for governor in 2018. John Jenkins filed paperwork with the Maine Ethics Commission to run as an independent. Jenkins ran as a write-in candidate in the 2010 governor's race. He became... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Former mayor of Lewiston and Auburn to run for governormayor of both Lewiston and Auburn has registered to run for governor in 2018.
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
mayor of both Lewiston and Auburn has registered to run for governor in 2018. John Jenkins filed paperwork with the Maine Ethics Commission to run as an independent. Jenkins ran as a write-in candidate in the 2010 governor's race. He became... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Looking ahead: Sawicki wants to recoup legal feesLeon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Leon said of any "reckless disregard." "It was purely a question of whether it needs to be reported. It's that simple. The Ethics Commission clearly states that if we have a gift over $25 that's not from a spouse or a relative we have to report... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
New ASU chief of staff resigned from Alabama A&M this yearsatisfied with the resolution of that matter and believe that Dr. Rolle, having
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
satisfied with the resolution of that matter and believe that Dr. Rolle, having been cleared of wrongdoing by the Alabama Ethics Commission, has put the incident in his past.” WSFA 12 News contacted the Alabama Ethics Commission for more... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner signs lawmakers' sexual harassment bills but says they should have done moredecides needs to be investigated.” Rauner said he was “one of” the people in S
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
decides needs to be investigated.” Rauner said he was “one of” the people in Springfield who wants to see the Legislative Ethics Commission — the enforcer of the General Assembly’s ethics rules — turned into an independent body, instead of the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
No public money used to settle sexual harassment case for Kentucky lawmakersin the settlement. House GOP leaders have hired a law firm to investigate. A D
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
in the settlement. House GOP leaders have hired a law firm to investigate. A Democratic lawmaker has asked the Legislative Ethics Commission to investigate. Copyright 2017 WDRB Media and The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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11 News Houston
Democratic megadonor, Houston lawyer Steve Mostyn dies at 462000, he had donated more than $24 million to political causes in his name and
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
2000, he had donated more than $24 million to political causes in his name and in his law firm's name, according to Texas Ethics Commission records. "I am heartbroken," Davis tweeted Thursday. "Texas has lost an extraordinary person. Steve was a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
No public money used to settle sexual harassment casein the settlement. House GOP leaders have hired a law firm to investigate. A D
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
in the settlement. House GOP leaders have hired a law firm to investigate. A Democratic lawmaker has asked the Legislative Ethics Commission to investigate. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Harassment, the Legislature, and accountabilitynothing had been done about it, the top dogs in the Legislature decided they co
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
nothing had been done about it, the top dogs in the Legislature decided they couldn’t stall any longer. The Legislative Ethics Commission, meeting in emergency session the first weekend of November, acted with lightning speed to appoint former... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Harassment, the Legislature, and accountabilitynothing had been done about it, the top dogs in the Legislature decided they co
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
nothing had been done about it, the top dogs in the Legislature decided they couldn’t stall any longer. The Legislative Ethics Commission, meeting in emergency session the first weekend of November, acted with lightning speed to appoint former... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Board delays pot regs; Sheehy goes after PJIon the Apothecarium project, although PJI never registered as a lobbyist. "I w
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
on the Apothecarium project, although PJI never registered as a lobbyist. "I would like to send a letter of inquiry to the Ethics Commission asking if the activity that PJI engaged in to influence the board counts as either direct lobbying activity... Read more
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The Columbian
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000capping a scandal that cost him the governorship. The settlement is subject to
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
capping a scandal that cost him the governorship. The settlement is subject to final approval by the Oregon Government Ethics Commission, which meets on Friday. “I apologize to Oregonians for failing to disclose a potential conflict of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
New Development Project Could Bring 4,135 Residential Units to Renothat there are better ways to clarify those issues. "You can do that through t
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
that there are better ways to clarify those issues. "You can do that through the City Attorney's Office, you can ask the ethics commission or you could even come to me and talk about that but she chose not to do that," Jardon said. "She chose to... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Missoulian
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Missoulian / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The Sentinel
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The World
Former Oregon governor apologizes, to be fined $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The World / Posted 2 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Lawmaker wants ethics probe of sexual harassment settlementFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A Democratic lawmaker in Kentucky says he has asked a sta
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A Democratic lawmaker in Kentucky says he has asked a state ethics commission to investigate a sexual harassment settlement involving four members of the House of Representatives. Rep. Jim Wayne says he filed a complaint with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ethics commission to fine former Oregon governor $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Ethics commission to fine former Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber $1,000Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential conflict of interest and for claiming airline travel miles for... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Ethics commission to fine former Oregon governor $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Ethics commission to fine former Oregon governor $1,000unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Forme
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
unprecedented fourth term by Senior Judge Paul J. De Muniz in Salem, Ore. Former Gov. Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Kitzhaber agrees to $1,000 fine by ethics commissionSALEM, Ore. (AP) - Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has agreed with the state'
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has agreed with the state's ethics commission to pay a $1,000 fine for allegedly violating ethics codes by failing to publicly declare a potential conflict of interest and for claiming airline... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sen. McConnaughay details steps that address complaints against lawmakershas supported legislation to address sexual harassment and other complaints. Mc
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
has supported legislation to address sexual harassment and other complaints. McConnaughay serves on the Legislative Ethics Commission, which appointed an interim inspector general to hear 27 ethics complaints. ST. CHARLES – Reports of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
County Commission votes hagan request watchdog retributiona 2014 ethics complaint regarding Hagan's financial disclosures that led to a g
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
a 2014 ethics complaint regarding Hagan's financial disclosures that led to a guilty plea from the commissioner and an ethics commission fine. "Some of you were communicating secretly with a government lobbyist," Niemann continued Wednesday.... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Sen. McConnaughay details steps that address complaints against lawmakershas supported legislation to address sexual harassment and other complaints. Mc
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
has supported legislation to address sexual harassment and other complaints. McConnaughay serves on the Legislative Ethics Commission, which appointed an interim inspector general to hear 27 ethics complaints. ST. CHARLES – Reports of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford councilman’s bid didn’t violate ethics code, panel saysNEW MILFORD — The Ethics Commission has agreed Town Councilman Frank Wargo did
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
NEW MILFORD — The Ethics Commission has agreed Town Councilman Frank Wargo did not violate the town ethics code when he submitted a bid to buy town-owned property. But commission members said in bidding to buy the property at 25 Church St., after... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Comptroller claims domestic violence organization falsified time cards for grant moneyof time or money lobbying or the group could lose tax-exempt status. Each of W
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
of time or money lobbying or the group could lose tax-exempt status. Each of Walsh's lobby reports filed with Tennessee Ethics Commission dating back to 2008 have all listed $10,000 or less in expenditures. News 4 went to the coalition's... Read more
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EuroNews
Trump Is Blowing a Hole in the First Amendment to Save His Own SkinIt means we should rethink the rationale behind a metaphor that just doesn't wo
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
It means we should rethink the rationale behind a metaphor that just doesn't work in our era of "my news and your news." Jessica A. Levinson is a professor at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, and is the president of the Los Angeles Ethics Commiss... Read more
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