Legislative Ethics Commission http://wkms.org en Lobbyists Spend $4.2 Million in First Months of Session http://wkms.org/post/lobbyists-spend-42-million-first-months-session <p></p><p>With the Kentucky General Assembly adjourned for the year, a look into lobbying spending during the session shows major dollars are still used to influence issues.</p><p>During the first two months of this year's session, a total of $4.2 million was spent lobbying. That's a 10 percent increase over the last 30-day session in 2011, according to Legislative Ethics Commission. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 20:11:42 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 29887 at http://wkms.org Lobbyists Spend $4.2 Million in First Months of Session Legislative Ethics Commission's Wilhoit Honored for 15 Years of Work http://wkms.org/post/legislative-ethics-commissions-wilhoit-honored-15-years-work <p></p><p><span style="font-size:12pt">The Executive Director of the state’s Legislative Ethics Commission has been honored for his 15 years of work on the commission.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:12pt">Judge Anthony Wilhoit has received the COGEL award, given by the Council of Government Ethics Laws. It's the highest international award in the field of governmental ethics. </span> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:19:34 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 25223 at http://wkms.org Legislative Ethics Commission's Wilhoit Honored for 15 Years of Work