The Controversy In The Ethics Commission
The Oklahoma Ethics Commission was formed to monitor the behavior of our elected officials and our govt. agencies.
But this current Ethics Commission is mulling new rules that would force private citizens to file paperwork or face fines, if they petition their government for redress of grievance (a constitutional right).
They held public hearings this past week on a set of rules which will become law, unless specifically voted down by the Ethics Commission board, or the entire legislature.
The Collinsville Slow Walk
What's even worse that an arrogant city council which bans commerce in an unlawful rebellion of state law; is a cowardly council which slow-walks a legal retailer's business permit.
Brad Peixotto paid his permit fee many weeks ago and has a business launch grand opening promotion set for January 15th. Problem is, the city council just keeps tabling the agenda item of approving his permit.
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This week on the SoonerPolitics Weekend Report, we discuss;