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Tag: Executive Ethics Board


Democrats rethink dumping ethics board

House Democrats are giving second thoughts to getting rid of the Executive Ethics Board.

Rep. Mark Miloscia plans to run an amendment to Democrats’ spending plan that would restore funding for the ethics board, which the Ways and Means Committee voted last week to eliminate.

Democrats talked about the idea in their private caucus Thursday night. “We had a good discussion, and I think I’ve convinced the members to support it,” Miloscia said.

Killing the board would save less than $500,000, but lawmakers like Rep. Jeannie Darneille said the board is unproductive and focused on

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