Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer is waiting until a state auditor’s review of the Metropolitan Sewer District is complete before making any judgements on a new controversy in the agency. MSD Executive Director Bud Schardein is set to receive a $200,000 bonus from a hidden trust fund. MSD officials say the compensation is standard to retain… Continue reading Controversial Bonus for MSD Director, Hearing Set for Indiana Secretary of State, Faster Electronic Processing for EPOs, Voter Registration Deadline Tomorrow: Afternoon Review
A judge has denied a request from Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White for partial immunity for his testimony before the state’s Recount Commission. The panel will hold a hearing tomorrow on a complaint that White was not a valid candidate for the office he won last November. White does not want his testimony at… Continue reading Indiana Judge Rejects Charlie White Immunity Request
From the Associated Press Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White has asked a judge to grant him partial immunity if he testifies before a panel that will decide whether he should remain in office. Marion Circuit Judge Louis Rosenberg has set a hearing on the issue for today. It comes one day before the Indiana… Continue reading Hearing Today On Charlie White Immunity Request
The Indiana Recount Commission will rule on Secretary of State Charlie White’s eligibility next month. The panel today set a June 21st hearing date to discuss the merits of a challenge that White’s candidacy is illegitimate because he used the wrong address on his voter registration last year. The commission has already rejected a similar… Continue reading Recount Commission Sets Hearing Date for White Case
After weeks of delays, the Indiana Recount Commission will meet to consider charges against Secretary of State Charlie White. White has been indicted on voter fraud and several other charges stemming from his use of his ex-wife’s address while voting in last year’s primary. The commission has already dismissed a similar complaint that was brought… Continue reading Indiana Recount Commission to Discuss Secretary of State Challenge This Week
Embattled Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White is appealing a decision that gives the State Recount Commission the chance to rule in a dispute over his election. Among other charges, White is accused of voter fraud for using his ex-wife’s address instead of his own when voting in last year’s primary. After White was indicted… Continue reading Indiana Secretary of State Appeals Judge’s Decision
The Indiana Senate has approved a measure that would allow Republican Governor Mitch Daniels to appoint a new secretary of state if current officeholder Charlie White is found to be ineligible. Democrats are calling it a blatant power grab.
A judge in Indianapolis says Democrats’ argument that Republican Charlie White is not eligible to serve as Indiana Secretary of State may be valid, but the state Recount Commission should rule on the issue. White was indicted earlier this year on charges of fraud stemming from his use of his ex-wife’s address and not his… Continue reading Judge Asks Recount Commission to Reconsider Indiana Secretary of State’s Eligibility
White was indicted last week on seven counts, including voter fraud, theft and perjury. He appeared in court today Friday to answer to the charges.
The indictment stems from White’s use of his ex-wife’s address on his voter registration during the May primary. He was living in a different precinct at the time, and attributes the mixup to his busy schedule.
White was indicted Thursday on charges of voter fraud, perjury, theft and financial fraud. Many of the charges stem from White’s voter registration in the May primary. He used his ex-wife’s address instead of his then-new address in a different precinct.