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A pay-to-play solution for Corruption County?

by George Bennett | October 23rd, 2009

Palm Beach County officials and leaders of a consortium of groups pushing for ethics reform say they’re near agreement on a package of reforms that include creating an independent inspector general’s office and an ethics commission.

One key element is a sort of ethical pay-to-play system for hiring the inspector general.

The original county proposal called for an independent panel to select the watchdog and the county commission to cast a final up-or-down vote on the nominee. Critics said the commission’s role would discourage the school board and other public entities from agreeing to come under the inspector’s scrutiny. The latest plan would allow any other entity to have a vote on the inspector if it contributes at least 25 percent of the inspector’s budget.

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4 Responses to “A pay-to-play solution for Corruption County?”

  1. b and m consulting Says:

    So now they want to self-regulate the Palm Beach County Political Mafia….

    Why not put Booose and Masilootti in charge….both will be out of prison soon for executin massive public corruoption in palm beach county.

    maybe they are looking for work…

    I would bet money K. Marcuus would back them with both feet.

  2. Chief Judge Kathleen Kroll-Chicago crime boss Says:

    Chief Judge Kathleen Kroll is the Chicago ringleader of the judicial case fixing mafia.She’s the crime boss of case fixing,backroom payoffs,phony deals and the Weiss and Handler family court case fixing bonanza.She should be in prison without a doubt in anyones mind.She’s rigging cases in the 15th judicial circus.

  3. Chief Judge Kathleen Kroll-Chicago crime boss Says:

    Watch out for Diana Lewis,she’s one of Kathleen Krolls cronies.They love to fix cases together.Lewis is more crooked as any those county commissioners.Lewis and Kroll should be locked up so don’t fix any more cases for Joe Reiter.

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