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Commission’s veto override of ethics panel takes another turn

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: August 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Commissioners made changes Monday to the blue ribbon ethics panel it created despite a veto by county Mayor Lee Harris. The changes didn’t go down well with those who wanted the group to report directly to the commission and not the county Ethics Commission.

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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