Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'Ethics'
Latest

Ethics Reform Transparently Lacks Will

By   /  March 25, 2013  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

Charlie Harper Headshot

Tweet Most items of consequence within the Georgia General Assembly happen during the final few days.  This is sometimes because lengthy negotiations require the full allotment of time to come to a consensus of the interested parties in each chamber.  Sometimes it is because positions require feedback that is part of an iterative process involving [...]

Read More →
Latest

Ethics Reform On The Table; Must Be Watched

By   /  January 29, 2013  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

Charlie Harper Headshot

Tweet This week, the Legislature is finally expected to return its focus to ethics legislation.  It is important that the Georgia voting electorate that angrily demanded ethics reform at the polls this past summer focus on this as well.

Read More →
Latest

Ethics a Bigger Issue Than Gift Caps

By   /  January 17, 2013  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

Charlie Harper Headshot

Tweet Ethics, again, will be a much talked about topic around the legislature this session.  Unlike other sessions, however, the legislature may not just limit themselves to just talk. Senators have started the ball rolling, adopting new Senate Rules that install a cap on lobbyist expenditures for any member of the body in excess of [...]

Read More →
Latest

Endorsement for David Staples

By   /  September 21, 2012  /  Tom Knighton  /  Comments Off

Tom Knighton 2

Tweet Ethics aren’t a partisan issue. People like to know that the people they buy to represent them are actually…you know…representing them. Unfortunately, people of the Georgia Public Service Commission District 5 don’t really have that going for them. Luckily, there’s a chance to fix that.

Read More →
Latest

Republicans Entering A Long Term Intra-Party Battle On Ethics

By   /  May 29, 2012  /  Charlie Harper  /  Comments Off

Charlie Harper Headshot

Tweet     Georgia Republicans gathered in Columbus this weekend to pick delegates to the national GOP Convention and select some party leaders.  They also fired the opening salvos in what is likely to be a long battle between elected Republicans and the grassroots of the party of ethical standards, practices, and enforcement of suspected [...]

Read More →
SEO Powered by Platinum SEO from Techblissonline