Pennsylvania Ethics Commission

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Good-Government Activist Says Pa. Ethics Panel Working His Corruption Complaint

The probe was later shut down by state attorney general Kathleen Kane, saying she she had no choice because the investigation was so flawed.


(Gov. Tom Corbett, in 2011 file photo by Patrick Smith/ Getty Images)

Corbett Aide Denies Governor Violated Ethics By Accepting Gifts

A published report says Gov. Corbett and his wife accepted $11,000 in gifts in 2010 — the year he was elected — and 2011, his first year in office, from business executives, lobbyists, and lobbying firms.


(John Street, in file photo)

Pa. Ethics Commission Probes Former Mayor Streets Actions As Head Of PHA

The state Ethics Commission has launched an investigation of former Mayor John Street’s actions while he served as chairman of the Philadelphia Housing Authority board, which awarded legal work to a law firm that employed Street’s son.