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Ethics group to explore public integrity questions tomorrow

Philadelphians for Ethical Leadership is hosting a "citywide forum on public integrity" at the main branch of the Free Library, 1901 Vine St., tomorrow, starting at 6:30 p.m.

Ethics group to explore public integrity questions tomorrow

Philadelphians for Ethical Leadership is hosting a "citywide forum on public integrity" at the main branch of the Free Library, 1901 Vine St., tomorrow, starting at 6:30 p.m.  You can find out more about the event here.

Guest speakers are FBI Special Agent John Roberts; Patrick Blessington, chief of special investigations for the District Attorney's Office; and Harvey Rice, from the City Controller's Office.

The group will be exploring these three questions: What constitutes public corruption; what the contributing factors to public corruption are (i.e. the political machine, conflicts of interest, etc.); and how public corruption is reported and investigated.

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