Florida Commission On Ethics

Former Rep. David Rivera (Source: CBS4)

Florida Ethics Panel: Rivera Deserves Fine, Reprimand

A Florida ethics panel says former U.S. Rep. David Rivera deserves to be fined nearly $60,000 after they say, he violated the state’s ethics law.

04/17/2015

Former Rep. David Rivera (Source: CBS4)

Judge Recommends Fines In Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Ethics Case

An 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.

CBS Miami–03/06/2015

Former Rep. David Rivera (Source: CBS4)

Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Loses Bid To Delay Ethics Case

Former 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.

09/12/2014

Margate City Commissioner David McLean may face ethics charges. (Source: City of  Margate)

Officials: Commissioner Used City’s VISA For Dog Boarding

A city commissioner used a city-issued credit card to pay for dog boarding and numerous other purchases, state ethics officials said Wednesday.

CBS4–01/31/2013

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Scott Gets Go-Ahead For Tampa Airport Greetings

After prompting a debate about political publicity and gifts, Gov. Rick Scott will be able to provide recorded greetings that travelers will hear when they ride shuttle buses at Tampa International Airport, a state ethics panel decided Friday.

CBS4–06/16/2012