Assemblyman Steve Katz Slams JCOPE for Silver/Lopez Findings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 20, 2013

Contact: Joseph Ahearn, (914) 774-6856 JosephMAhearn@gmail.com

KATZ SLAMS JCOPE FOR SILVER/LOPEZ FINDINGS

A statement from Assemblyman Steve Katz (R,C,I-Yorktown)

In another display of Albany insider politics, JCOPE (Joint Commission on Public Ethics) did not find anything legally or ethically wrong with the actions of Speaker Sheldon Silver in his attempted cover-up of the Vito Lopez sexual harassment scandal. Anybody outside of Albany can tell you that using taxpayer dollars in an attempt to hide an instance of sexual harassment is morally and ethically wrong, and it should be legally wrong as well. We cannot continue to have one set of rules for elected officials and one set of rules for everyone else.

Bazzo 02/20/13

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s