The Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics was wrong to dismiss complaints against Wellington Mayor Bob Margolis and village landowner Victoria McCullough last week on the grounds that a $4,000 donation that violated the ethics code was inadvertent and unintentional.
(4 months and 5 days ago)
The Florida Commission on Ethics is investigating complaints filed by a resident against the mayor and city manager over a surprise retirement dinner thrown last year for an outgoing commissioner at the mayor's restaurant.
(1 month and 18 days ago)
New mayor, and former mayor, Jerry Taylor didn’t misuse his office in February when he used the title “mayor” in literature for the March 12 election, the Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics ruled Thursday.
(2 months and 16 days ago)
The Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics should not be expanded to include new members and those currently serving on the board should not be subject to term limits, according to the committee charged with crafting the county’s ethics rules.
(2 months and 11 days ago)
Palm Beach County commissioners voted 4-3 this morning to appoint former Loxahatchee Groves Vice Mayor Dennis Lipp to the county’s Ethics Ordinance Drafting Committee.
(2 months and 26 days ago)
The Palm Beach County Ethics Commission on Thursday dismissed a complaint alleging that Wellington Mayor Bob Margolis broke ethics laws by accepting $4,000 from a Wellington equestrian who falls under lobbying restrictions.
(4 months and 10 days ago)
The Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics has a second chance to sanction Wellington Mayor Robert Margolis for accepting an unacceptable cash gift after letting him off the hook.
(1 month and 9 days ago)
Rules and procedures are tightened after three former commission officials are charged in 'pay-to-play' scheme.In the wake of criminal charges against three former Turnpike Commission officials and others regarding an alleged pay-to-play scheme, current commission officials said Monday they are tightening contract-award procedures and refining ethics rules.
(3 months and 3 days ago)
BECKLEY, W.Va. -- Mayor Emmett Pugh will step down on Dec. 31 under a settlement involving nine alleged ethics violations.While Pugh admits no guilt, he will reimburse the West Virginia Ethics Commission $7,000 for the cost of the investigation and agree...
(12 days ago)
BECKLEY, W.Va. -- Mayor Emmett Pugh will step down on Dec. 31 under a settlement involving nine alleged ethics violations.While Pugh admits no guilt, he will reimburse the West Virginia Ethics Commission $7,000 for the cost of the investigation and agree t...
(12 days ago)
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