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Political Junket or Just Part of the Job

Wednesday, Jul. 27, 2011

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz will pay a $20,000 fine for accepting travel expenses on behalf of his wife for trips the two took to the Netherlands and Turkey.  Markowitz was working.  His wife is not a city employee. 

Comment on the issue at Her Honor, the blog of Judy Nadler, senior fellow in government ethics at the Center.

Tags: government ethics