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IRS report faults Country Club Hills expense reports

COUNTRY CLUB HILLS | A city that has been mired in controversy over the last few years recently was dealt another blow. An Internal Revenue Service audit is apparently seeking tens of thousands in additional tax payments because it found many expenses were not properly documented.

August 27, 2014 9:30 pm

GUEST EDITORIAL: Don't expect reform if you don't demand it

Ethics violations aren't the sexiest of issues.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: State should close door on top elected officials campaigning on the public dime

To avoid violating ethics rules, Indiana's seven statewide elected officials should write their own.

July 13, 2014 12:00 am

City Council rejects bid to have sheriff investigate Cal City government

CALUMET CITY | The City Council on Thursday rejected a request by 3rd Ward Alderman Thaddeus Jones to have a committee study hiring the Cook County sheriff’s police as an inspector general for municipal government.

November 21, 2013 10:30 pm
DOUG ROSS: A lesson on education, Obamacare, politics

DOUG ROSS: A lesson on education, Obamacare, politics

Thursday's Political Roundtable discussion dealt with Obamacare and K-12 education in Indiana. You might think of those two topics as completely separate discussions, but I see some parallels between them.

November 15, 2013 12:00 am Video Related
Pelath questions pace of Bennett grade change investigation

Pelath questions pace of Bennett grade change investigation

INDIANAPOLIS | House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath wants to know why it's taking so long for the state ethics watchdog to determine if Republican Tony Bennett, the former superintendent of public instruction, improperly manipulated school grades prior to the 2012 election.

October 15, 2013 2:15 pm Photos


Carnival inspector fired for spending time as wedding singer

SPRINGFIELD | A man paid to inspect carnival rides and ski lifts instead spent time on the job pursuing a side career as a wedding singer, newly released state documents show.

July 25, 2013 12:00 am

Lawson mum on staffer who sent political tweet

INDIANAPOLIS | Secretary of State Connie Lawson is taking no public action against the employee who issued a campaign message on the Republican's office Twitter account.

June 24, 2013 2:15 pm Related

Gary woman charged with stealing from federal agency

HAMMOND | A Gary woman is charged with stealing more than $1,000 from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

February 22, 2013 2:33 pm

Inspector alleges morgue workers misbehaved

CHICAGO | Investigators say overnight workers at the Cook County morgue were caught sleeping and watching a Bruce Lee movie.

October 18, 2012 12:00 am
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