Friday, June 5, 2009

Republicans Talk Ethics

In the wake of the indictment of former Speaker of the House Sal DiMasi, Republican lawmakers are talking about Beacon Hill ethics.

Many have suggested that the recent events surrounding the DiMasi solidifies the need for ethics reform. We however, believe that these violations are a byproduct of one party government and the power the Democratic membership defers to the Speaker.

Click here to read an article from yesterday's Telegram & Gazette examining that argument.