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.
Judge Raps Rivera On Ethics Issues An administrative law judge is calling for Florida's ethics commission to find that former state Rep. David Rivera improperly received state travel reimbursements and did not adequately disclose financial information.
Miami-Dade Ethics Watchdog: A Billion Dollar Bid Was QuestionableA billion dollar bid for federally mandated sewer repairs in Miami-Dade County has been called into question by the county’s ethics watchdog.
Ethics Complaints Linger For Miami Republican Erik FresenMiami Republican Erik Fresen isn’t off the hook yet with the state’s Commission on Ethics.
Scott Asks Ethics Panel To Examine His FinancesGovernor Rick Scott asked an ethics panel to examine his finances to see if a blind trust he set up to handle his massive assets is in compliance with a new state ethics law.
State Legislators To Battle Over Election ChangesIn the 2000 presidential recount, Florida was the poster child for bad elections. Twelve years later, the state was once again used as an example as how not to run an election.
Dade Ethics Panel Cites Two Commissioners, MayorA pair of Miami commissioners and a mayor have been cited by the county’s ethics commission for violations.
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.
31 FHP Troopers Disciplined For Speeding After Newspaper Probe31 South Florida FHP troopers have been given oral reprimands for speeding and must also attend a 4 hour ethics course, the result of a Sun-Sentinel investigation into police officers ignoring the speed limit.
Miami Mayor Faces Possible Ethics, Campaign PenaltiesMiami Mayor Tomás Regalado could face penalties over irregularities in his 2009 campaign finance reports, but there’s no evidence of a crime.
State Grand Jury Blasts Broward School BoardA Florida Grand Jury report released late Friday blasted the elected Broward Country School Board for inefficiency, interference and possible corruption.
Miami-Dade Ethics Commission Boss ResignsRobert Meyers, the embattled executive director of the Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics who was accused of engaging in a questionable “personal relationship” with an aide, resigned Tuesday.