Seeking increased accountability, Louisville Metro Councilman Jerry Miller, R-19, has sponsored a resolution that asks quasi-government agencies to comply with the city’s ethics law. The non-binding measure says that agencies where the majority of board members are appointed by Mayor Greg Fischer and have a budget over $100,000 should be more open. It requests those entities… Continue reading Council Resolution Seeks Stronger Ethics for Quasi-Government Agencies
A witness at an upcoming ethics hearing involving Louisville Metro Councilwoman Judy Green claims the city lawmaker paid several children who did not participate in her summer jobs program.
The Louisville Metro Ethics Commission voted to continue the hearing involving Councilwoman Judy Green until April 28, over the objections of her attorney.
A hearing on the ethics charges against Louisville Metro Councilwoman Judy Green begins today. The embattled city lawmaker has been accused of using a city-funded summer jobs program to benefit members of her family. WFPL’s Phillip Bailey will post updates to Twitter from the hearing.
A hearing on the ethics charges against Louisville Metro Councilwoman Judy Green is scheduled for later this week, but a new complaint filed against the councilwoman last week could extend the case.
A new ethics complaint has been filed against Louisville Metro Councilwoman Judy Green that alleges she broke council rules by instructing a non-profit group to reroute money to other agencies. Activist Ed Springston formally entered the charges with the Ethics Commission on Friday, saying the embattled city lawmaker should be removed from office.
The Louisville Metro Ethics Commission expanded a complaint against Councilwoman Judy Green to include the charge of nepotism, but did not act on an accusation that she circumvented council rules by instructing a non-profit group to reroute money to other agencies.
The Louisville Metro Council’s workgroup that was formed to combine two proposals to update the city’s ethics ordinance met this afternoon. The four-person panel heard again from Metro Ethics Commissioner Larry Grant, a member of the group that will enforce the ordinance. Grant presented several changes to the language of the proposals, and encouraged council… Continue reading Ethics Workgroup Continues Fine-Tuning