Opinion | Piecemeal approach to ethics reform continues, and it’s questionable

Two bills designed to dramatically alter current ethics laws were approved by the House Ethics Committee last week. As introduced in the House, HB387, sponsored by Republican lawmaker Rep. Rich Wingo, would among other things allow public officials to hide potentially illegal acts under a new notifications rule. Wingo‚Äôs bill is companion legislation to SB221, … Continue reading Opinion | Piecemeal approach to ethics reform continues, and it’s questionable