Saturday, November 1st, 2014

Promises about Ethics on Bob-O-Meter

Establish ethics commission

"Virginia is one of only 10 states without an independent ethics commission. Bob McDonnell will establish a permanent, statewide independent agency that will provide advice and research as well as evaluate complaints concerning elected officials and appointees to boards, commissions and other public bodies."

Establish an inspector general

"Bob McDonnell will transform the state internal auditor into an inspector general with enhanced authority to proactively pursue citizen complaints concerning fraud, waste and abuse in state government."

Ban gifts during procurement process

Ban gifts over a certain amount to the executive department during the procurement process.