October 17, 2016 •
MA Speaker DeLeo Seeks Ethics Review Task Force
On October 18, the Massachusetts House of Representatives will consider whether to create a temporary committee to review the state’s ethics laws.
The panel, called the Task Force on Integrity in State and Local Government, is being promoted by House Speaker Robert DeLeo. Its purpose would be to review laws concerning lobbying, campaign finance, and ethics.
If approved, the task force will file a report with the governor, the president of the Senate, and the speaker of the House regarding the results of its investigation and study by December 23, 2016.
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