Kick-off of Judge “Edwards Watch” – calling for volunteers to watch

Judge Belinda Edwards needs to be watched… and we plan to do just that! Join us for the kick-off of “Edwards Watch” – a volunteer effort to monitor Judge Edwards’ court.  When: Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 12 Noon Where: Fulton County Government, 141 Pryor Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30303 – main entrance Who: Justice for Fulton Families – William Perry, Georgia Ethics Watchdogs will be joined by families seeking justice. Why: To shine a light as bright

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Ethics Complaints: Abrams & Cagle Update

Last week I filed ethics complaints with the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission (state ethics commission) against gubernatorial candidates Stacey Abrams (D) and Casey Cagle (R).  Here’s an update: Abrams: I am filing a second complaint against Abrams today for using campaign funds and resources to promote sales of her newly released book.  This is illegal because candidates are not allowed to personally benefit from campaign funds.  Abrams has been paid by her

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Stroke a Check Kasim!

Watchdog calls for former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to reimburse the taxpayers for unconstitutional gifts: As you may have heard, former mayor Atlanta Kasim Reed in the last few weeks of his term gave substantial bonuses and gifts to favored city employees and winners of contests such as lip sync and the like. It was to the tune of $518,000. The bonuses were illegal because, as City Council President and Ethics Champion Felicia Moore described to

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Justice for Fulton Families Launched!

WATCHDOG CALLS FOR POTENTIAL CORRUPTION INVESTIGATION IN FULTON COUNTY FAMILY COURT I have struggled to get media attention on very shocking cases I’ve been approached with for years, and today I’m holding what I consider to be the most important press briefing of my career! Since I began my work as an ethics/political watchdog with Common Cause Georgia in 2010, and continuing that work with my own organization, Georgia Ethics Watchdogs, I have been approached

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KING KASIM: POWER, MONEY AND GREED

News reports of city department heads being fired by Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed have described the moves as surprising or unexpected.  It’s really neither when you understand what this mayor is all about – power, money and greed.  And by the way, rumor has it the bloodletting at City Hall is not over. I offer this as my opinion and no, I have no hard evidence, no proof.  I say it as speculation knowing that

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