i L i n d

Ian Lind • Now online daily from Old Kahala

i L i n d header image 4

Ethics controversy a standoff between current and former ethics directors

February 14th, 2013 · 3 Comments

The State Ethics Commission’s application of key ethics provisions to members of temporary state task forces is again causing headaches. Civil Beat’s Nathan Eagle described the latest go-around over SB893, which was notable for pitting testimony by former commission director Dan Mollway (who supported the bill) against the commission’s current director, Les Kondo, who strongly […]

[

Tags: Ethics · lobbyists

Fair warning: Moderation

February 14th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Yes, it’s true. I do occasionally moderate your comments. I don’t have any hard and fast rules to refer you to. If anyone is really into rule making, perhaps you can suggest a workable set of rules. Sometimes I delete things that strike me as potentially libelous or, more typically, are just unnecessarily nasty. In […]

[

Tags: Blogs · Media · Politics