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Posted inState Integrity 2012, State Integrity Investigation, State Politics

Commentary: Seeking ethics, transparency, and accountability in the Utah Legislature

The Utah Legislature currently has an ethical code of conduct that is so vague and general as to be unenforceable, as acknowledged by the Legislature’s own House Ethics Committee. For several years, the media has reported the inadequacy of the Legislature’s ethical code and the support of citizens for an Independent Ethics Commission—to no avail. […]