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Port Authority ethics official cursed cop, demanded he call her ‘Commissioner’
Port Authority ethics official cursed cop, demanded he call her ‘Commissioner’The police stop was going smoothly, until the ethics chairwoman from the agency at the center of the Bridgegate scandal arrived. It was the afternoon of Saturday, March 31 when Tenafly, N.J. police officer Matthew Savitsky pulled over a car driving down ...read more
Source: Politico
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:13:00 GMT
Scott Pruitt expected to face ethics questions in front of Congress
Scott Pruitt expected to face ethics questions in front of CongressThe hearings are about the EPA's budget, but they also offer lawmakers an opportunity to ask about other concerns including allegations that the agency has been misusing taxpayer dollars. The renewed wave of criticism directed at Pruitt followed a report ...read more
Source: ABC News
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:56:00 GMT
Ethics change will enable jobs, not corruption
Ethics change will enable jobs, not corruptionDon't believe the dire predictions about the "cliffs of corruption" supposedly evident in Alabama's "worst bill of the 2018 legislative session." By the time HB 317, the controversial bill exempting "economic development professionals" from registering as ...read more
Source: al.com
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:13:00 GMT
Ethics panel eyes Rosenberg report
Ethics panel eyes Rosenberg reportThe state Senate ethics panel is reviewing a confidential, 80-page report detailing the results of an investigation into former Senate President Stanley C. Rosenberg, as Rosenberg’s husband is set to be arraigned today on sexual assault charges.read more
Source: Boston Herald
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:49:00 GMT
Ethics complaints lodged against gubernatorial candidates
Ethics complaints lodged against gubernatorial candidatesATLANTA - Three of Georgia’s top gubernatorial candidates are facing ethics complaints filed a month before the May 22 primary elections. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Democrats Stacey Abrams and Stacey Evans and Republican Casey Cagle ...read more
Source: News4Jax
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:50:00 GMT
BBB Honors South Florida Businesses With Ethics Award
BBB Honors South Florida Businesses With Ethics AwardWEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Better Business Bureau Serving Southeast Florida and the Caribbean (BBB) celebrated the inaugural edition of the Torch Awards for Ethics. The BBB Torch Awards seek to elevate and highlight the ...read more
Source: Yahoo Finance
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:53:00 GMT
Want to contribute cryptocurrency to a political campaign? State ethics panel could decide if and how
Want to contribute cryptocurrency to a political campaign? State ethics panel could decide if and howThe anonymity of transactions of digital currencies such as bitcoin has some state Ethics commissioners balking at the prospect of sanctioning their use to make campaign contributions in Wisconsin. The discussion came during a Tuesday morning meeting of ...read more
Source: Madison.com
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:39:00 GMT
Senate Ethics Officer Quietly Resumes Don Meredith Inquiry
Senate Ethics Officer Quietly Resumes Don Meredith InquiryOTTAWA — The Senate Ethics Officer has resumed its inquiry into allegations that former senator Don Meredith harassed and sexually abused his parliamentary staff for years. Pierre Legault revealed the news in a bulletin posted on the Senate Ethics Office ...read more
Source: HuffPost Canada
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 12:59:00 GMT
Mahindra Views Ethics as Way to Rise Above Competition
Mahindra Views Ethics as Way to Rise Above CompetitionRuzbeh Irani, president of group communications and ethics and chief brand officer at Indian conglomerate Mahindra Group. Photo: Mahindra Group Ruzbeh Irani, president of group communications and ethics and chief brand officer at Indian conglomerate ...read more
Source: Wall Street Journal
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 03:01:00 GMT
Spencer Black: Pruitt's environmental abuses even worse than his ethics ones
Spencer Black: Pruitt's environmental abuses even worse than his ethics onesIt’s certainly ironic that someone who is working feverishly to destroy America’s wetlands has himself created a vast ethical swamp. That’s Scott Pruitt, Trump’s appointed head of the Environmental Protection Agency. While Pruitt’s corrupt ...read more
Source: Madison.com
Published on Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:42:00 GMT