Ethics Commission

Ethics Commission To Take Up Rivera CaseThe Florida Commission on Ethics this month will consider a judge's recommendation that former state lawmaker and Congressman David Rivera pay nearly $58,000 in fines and restitution in a case that focuses on travel reimbursements and financial disclosure.
Judge Recommends Fines In Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Ethics CaseAn administrative law judge said former state House budget chief David Rivera should pay nearly $58,000 in fines and restitution in a long-running ethics case.
Ethics Commission Charges Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez With LyingThe Miami-Dade County ethics commission charged Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez Wednesday with lying about loans he made to a convicted Ponzi schemer.
Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Loses Bid To Delay Ethics CaseFormer Miami Congressman David Rivera lost his bid Friday to delay a Florida Commission on Ethics case that found he violated the state’s rules for elected officials.
Miami Commissioner Settles Ethics Charge Over Traffic StopThe Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust today approved a settlement Wednesday with Miami City Commissioner Frank Carollo.
Officials: Commissioner Used City's VISA For Dog BoardingA city commissioner used a city-issued credit card to pay for dog boarding and numerous other purchases, state ethics officials said Wednesday.
Joe Garcia Touts 26-Point Economic Plan In Race For District 26 SeatThe race for the Florida Congressional District 26 seat is one of the most talked about in South Florida.
Report: Rivera Facing 11 State Ethics ChargesEleven separate ethics charges were filed by the state of Florida against Republican U.S. Representative David Rivera Wednesday morning, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Dade Ethics Commission Approves "Freebie" Tickets GuidelinesMiami-Dade Commission of Ethics has adopted new guidelines as to how tickets to events, given to the county and municipalities, should be distributed to the public and not wind up as political chits.
Mayor Regalado Fined $1000 By Ethics PanelMiami Mayor Tomas Regalado has been fined a thousand dollars by the Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust for failing to disclose his Coral Way home and its belongings on financial disclosure forms.