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New Kansas Gov’t Ethics Commissioner: Former Democratic Party Executive Director & Morrison campaign manager

Mark Simpson, Lawrence.  New Ethics Commissioner.

Mark Simpson, Lawrence. New Ethics Commissioner.

Mark Simpson was introduced as a new member of the Kansas Governmental Ethics Commission at its meeting last week.  Simpson was appointed by Kansas House Minority Leader, Paul Davis, and replaced Carol Zimmerman on the Commission.

Simpson gave this short introduction to other members of the Commission:

“I live in Lawrence … I’m an Assistant District Attorney in Douglas County.  I’ve been there coming up on a year, and before that I worked in politics.  I worked on some campaigns and things like that.”

What might “worked on some campaigns and things like that” mean? Read the rest of this entry »