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Task forces may 'placate the public,' but action required for serious ethics reform, Rep. Mazzochi says
Illinois state Rep. Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) believes the legislation recently passed by the House to create another task force to help stamp out corruption in Springfield is no more than smoke and mirrors by the Democratic Party, multiple members of which are themselves under investigation.
Rep. Grant contends that forming an ethics commission falls short of 'comprehensive and meaningful reform'
Illinois state Rep. Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) is demanding more from Democratic leaders on the issue of ethics reform.