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Local News: At large city council candidate Doug Bennett files ethics complaint against Menino

City Council candidate Doug Bennett does what few incumbents ever dare to do: take on the Mayor. Menino’s use of city-employees for off-hour repairs violates the spirit of the state’s ethics laws. Menino should know enough to keep an arm’s distance from moonlighting city employees. But then again his son is a very good example of a moonlighter. To: The…

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MassGOP Files Ethics Complaint Against Michael Flaherty

The state Republican party filed an ethics complaint against City Councilor Michael Flaherty yesterday over a questionable call the mayoral hopeful made to the Boston Police Department about a group of recruits – including his wife – who failed a physical test. The GOP sent a letter to the State Ethics Commission yesterday alleging that Flaherty’s July 2008 call violated…

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