- Arkansas House candidate fined for failing to file report Updated: Nov-25-15 1:07 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Ethics Commission has fined and issued a letter of caution to a Libertarian candidate for the state House after investigating a complaint that he did not file a closing campaign finance report with the state.
- House Democrats push campaign finance reform, ethics board Updated: Nov-24-15 7:12 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - House Democratic leaders on Tuesday rolled out their proposals for reforming New Mexico's scandal-plagued campaign finance reporting system and creating a statewide ethics commission - measures they say would help restore voters' faith in government.
- New York lawmakers slow to address corruption despite trials Updated: Nov-21-15 10:23 am
ALBANY, New York - Two of the most powerful men in New York state government are on trial for corruption at the same time. Voter turnout is lower than it's been in decades. And polls show the public is as distrustful as it is apathetic.
- Strange: New ethics advice is 'significant improvement' Updated: Nov-19-15 7:28 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Attorney General Luther Strange on Wednesday praised the Alabama Ethics Commission's revised advice to lawmakers that he said is "emphatic" that legislators cannot be hired lobbyists.
- House launches probe of Rep. Pittenger but will defer to FBI Updated: Nov-19-15 6:06 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The House Ethics Committee said Thursday that it will delay a probe into Republican U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger while federal authorities investigate his family's business.
- Pennsylvania ethics panel fines 2 former Philly lawmakers Updated: Nov-19-15 4:02 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The State Ethics Commission has fined two former Philadelphia legislators who previously pleaded guilty as a result of an undercover sting operation.
- Editorials from around New York Updated: Nov-18-15 10:41 am
Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers:
- Editorials from around Pennsylvania Updated: Nov-18-15 9:53 am
Editorials from around Pennsylvania:
- Napout: New president not enough to solve FIFA crisis Updated: Nov-07-15 4:52 pm
SANTIAGO, Chile - Electing a new president will not dig FIFA out of the worst crisis in its 111-year history, the head of South American football said on Saturday.
- Ethics complaints dismissed against Gov. Pat McCrory Updated: Nov-04-15 10:44 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Two ethics complaints filed against Gov. Pat McCrory earlier this year have been thrown out by the North Carolina State Ethics Commission.
- Conservative school board members ousted in Colorado recalls Updated: Nov-04-15 5:46 am
DENVER - Three conservative school board members elected on promises to reform teacher pay and boost charter schools in suburban Denver were overwhelmingly recalled in a high-priced election that highlighted the continuing importance of teachers' unions in education politics.
- Reviewers suggests changes for NY ethics commission Updated: Nov-03-15 3:01 am
ALBANY, New York - An oversight group says New York's ethics commission should consider changes like fewer commissioners, no duplicate reporting requirements, bolstered staff and more open proceedings.
- Colorado recall targets conservative school board members Updated: Oct-31-15 11:30 am
DENVER - Angry parents and educators in a Colorado battleground county are trying to recall three conservative school board members Tuesday, citing several complaints, including a change in how teachers get pay raises and talk of reviewing the history curriculum to promote patriotism.
- Prosecutor questions news release favoring opponent Updated: Oct-29-15 9:50 pm
MINEOLA, New York - A prosecutor says officials at one of Long Island's biggest hospitals may have committed criminal acts and violated the state's ethics law when a hospital news release was sent apparently promoting a political candidate.
- NY ethics panel proposes curb on asking for campaign money Updated: Oct-29-15 4:06 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York's ethics commission has proposed barring New York's statewide elected officials from soliciting campaign contributions from people and companies likely to be subject to their enforcement powers.
- Dennis Richardson announce run for Oregon secretary of state Updated: Oct-29-15 3:53 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Former Republican state Rep. Dennis Richardson announced Thursday that he will run for Oregon secretary of state in an attempt at a political comeback a year after he lost his bid for governor.
- Scorecard: How the GOP candidates fared in their 3rd debate Updated: Oct-29-15 3:48 am
BOULDER, Colorado - Here's a look at how the 10 Republican presidential candidates in the main-event debate at the University of Colorado-Boulder performed Wednesday night.