‘Ethics’ Agency Attacks Texas Homeschoolers, Protects Democrats

‘Ethics’ Agency Attacks Texas Homeschoolers, Protects Democrats

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At their most recent meeting, the commissioners of the Texas Ethics Commission voted to fine the Texas Home School Coalition $1,900 after the organization voluntarily corrected reports it had filed with the agency. Meanwhile, at the very same meeting, the Commission gave a break to a Democratic state representative who had missed reporting deadlines by more than nine months.

“Ethics” commissioners have publicly joked about whether “bribery works” when increasing lawmakers’ per diems

The Homeschoolers had voluntarily filed a disclosure statement with the Commission noting they had independently spent some of the organization’s funds urging voters to elect a slate of candidates the group supported. Less than two weeks after filing the report, the Coalition filed a corrected statement noting that it had spent less money than it had previously estimated, and correcting the list of candidates that were …………… read more here.

by Tony McDonald

 

 

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