The string of headlines on ethics issues over the past six years means the time has come to strengthen our laws. Recently, the House put the finishing touches on a bi-partisan Ethics Reform Act that passed 110-0. A true recounting of this issue would take many pages, so here are a few of the major reforms our Ethics Reform Act fixes:
Although I have always been keenly aware that no legislator can accomplish anything alone, that point was underscored in the final days of this session. I owe a great debt of gratitude to our community for your help in passing a new law that will be vitally important to our children.
The First Friday in Lancaster “Beach Night” summer concert featuring the Lakeside Drive Band was rained out Friday, June 27. The night of fun has been reset for July 11 in the field behind City Hall at Catawba and West Arch streets. For details, contact Caroline Hasty, events and promotions coordinator of See Lancaster SC, at (803) 289-1498 or email@example.com.