Statements about Ethics
"Rather than prioritize and pass ethics reform measures to restore trust in state government, (Democrats) sat on their hands and did nothing" when they were the majority.
"There’s only one candidate under investigation -- Terry McAuliffe."
Says Terry McAuliffe is "the person who invented the scheme to rent out the Lincoln Bedroom."
Says Matt Bevin has repeatedly failed to pay his taxes.
A judge took the Star Scientific tax case away from Ken Cuccinelli
Says an investigative report concluded Ken Cuccinelli "should have been prosecuted" for disclosure violations, but Virginia's law was too weak.
A study ranked Florida "No. 1 in government corruption" under Gov. Rick Scott.
"Ohioans want an end to pay-to-play politics."
Accuses Ed FitzGerald of "pay-to-play and corruption politics."
The Georgia Senate ethics resolution "doesn't define cap."
"Sheldon Whitehouse [got] a secret closed-door briefing, warning of the [2008 economic] crash."
"We do know that Romney personally approved over $70 million in fictional losses to the IRS as part of the notorious 'Son of Boss' tax scandal, one of the largest tax avoidance schemes in history."
"Congressman Renacci is under FBI investigation."
Says Jeff Wentworth, bending the rules, "has used $211,743.96 in campaign contributions to lease luxury cars."
Says "I never billed a single hour of my time to the City of Portland in the last 10 years -- so, no revolving door."
Georgia is one of three states that "effectively have no regulations whatsoever on lobbyists giving to legislators."
"And the #jerseycomeback keeps rolling! Thanks to @GovChristie NJ now has lowest corruption risk of any state."
Says David Rivera "allowed House Republican leaders to strip key provisions from the STOCK Act" that would crack down on insider trading by members of Congress.
Says David Rivera "received a $5,000 campaign contribution from Congressman Spencer Bachus, who is currently under House Ethics investigation for insider trading."
The Wisconsin state Assembly chambers extend to the bathroom and the parlor, and rules allow members to vote for each other if the member is in the chambers.
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