Excerpts from this story referencing "Gabrielle Giffords":
"… in Tucson that killed six people and wounded 14, including Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was hosting a public meeting with constituents. Loughner, 22, was sus …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Michigan":
"… dependent body to regulate unethical conduct by lawmakers. Four states — Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota and Vermont — have no formal ethics statutes …"
"… cs statutes covering conduct of legislators. Seven legislatures, including Michigan, created independent ethics commissions that regulate the conduct of execu …"
"… ] I think last year met for the first time in four or five years," he said.Michigan lawmakers have neither ethics committees nor an independent commission wat …"
"… t's really pathetic," said Karen Holcomb-Merrill, director of Common Cause Michigan, which has lobbied the legislature for tougher ethics laws. In 1973 the le …"