Mayor Under Fire
- Don't Let Their Slip-Ups Trip You Up. Futrelle, David // Money;Apr2009, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p18
A table is presented which lists the tax troubles experienced by the political nominees of U.S. President Barack Obama including Tom Daschle, Tim Geithner, and Nancy Killefer, as well as how individuals can avoid the same sort of tax problems.
- COURT GAMES. Logan, Andy // New Yorker;3/18/1974, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p110
The article considers the implications of the claims of selective prosecution in New York City. Doctor Thomas W. Matthew considered his arrest on a multiple-count criminal indictment as a political thing. District Attorney Thomas Mackell was indicted for conspiracy to obstruct justice and...
- Flaherty's Promise. Peckarsky, Peter // New Republic;12/10/77, Vol. 177 Issue 24, p9
Presents information on the commitment of lawyer and former Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Mayor, Peter Flaherty to remain in the U.S. Justice Department in spite of a promise made by the U.S. President, Jimmy Carter to depoliticize the department; Reference to the commitment given by Flaherty to...
- Romanian PM to Face Corruption Trial. // Transitions Online;10/12/2015, p31
The article reports on the corruption trial of Romanian Prime Minister and Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Victor Ponta in the country's highest court. It traces the charges against Prime Minister Ponta to his work as a lawyer before he became prime minister in 2012. Among other charges...
- House Committee Holds Hearing On Alleged O.C.R. Misconduct. Snider, William // Education Week;4/29/1987, Vol. 6 Issue 31, p13
The article reports that House Committee holds a hearing on the alleged misconduct of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in Washington. Alicia Coro, assistant secretary of the Education Department, claimed that she has discovered the misconduct of the employees of OCR who were directed by their...
- Thai anti-corruption board itself a 'client'. // Wire Journal International;Jul2005, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p31
Reports on prison terms received by all nine members of Thailand's National Counter Corruption Commission after the supreme court found them guilty of awarding themselves extra payments without parliamentary approval.
- The price of integrity. // Gfiles;Jun2014, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p57
The article reports on the challenges of Customs and Central Excise Senior Officer Anup Kumar Srivastava when he was confronted with vengeful conspiracy following his implementation of vigilance inquiry against tax evaders in Delhi, India.
- 'Just pay your taxes,' Pacquiao implored. // Filipino Reporter;4/5/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 18, p1
The article highlights the advice of Philippine House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. to boxer and Sarangani Representative Many Pacquiao to quietly settle his tax disputes with the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) with the help of his own accountants and lawyers instead of raising a public outcry.
- Cook County official lambastes federal. Webber, Tammy // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;3/7/2012, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p3
The article offers information on William Beavers, County Commissioner for Cook County, Illinois, who was arraigned with federal tax charges due to diverting more than 226,000 dollars from campaign accounts and a monthly county commissioner's stipend of 1,200 dollars for personal use.