2018 Media Coverage  The work of the Commission has received widespread media coverage. Thanks are owed to local media for their strong support of our efforts to promote ethical decision making. Articles in print and other citations of media coverage are listed below. Please note that the print articles and the same articles from the Internet, where links are provided, may have slightly different titles, and some online articles may only be provided for a limited period of time.


in 2018January 26, 2018Michigan City News-Dispatch article, titled, “Ethics Commission elects new officers.” http://www.thenewsdispatch.com/features/article_22830c81-fd64-568c-ae31-79503ba5f77b.html 

March 25, 2018TIMES article by Cal Bellamy, titled, “Public sector ethics is a work in process.”  http://www.nwitimes.com/opinion/columnists/guest-commentary/guest-commentary-public-sector-ethics-is-a-work-in-process/article_7396e981-9438-5183-b39f-bbe938b6e592.html 

March 30, 2018TIMES article by Bill Dolan, titled, ”Trying to make good people better.” http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/elections/cal-bellamy-passes-the-ethics-torch-to-a-new-leadership/article_36ae86e6-1e07-53fe-9c09-8526ff83e007.html 

May 8, 2018TIMES report by Cal Bellamy, titled, “Candidates in 2018 primary sign ethics pledge.”  http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/guest-commentary-candidates-in-primary-sign-ethics-pledge/article_b24e59c4-e5e6-5ccf-9e11-4ca7e1f3fbed.html

September 27, 2018Articles in The Regional News and Westville Indicator, titled “What is the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission?”  (LaPorte County newspapers available through Kiel Media).

October 30, 2018Chesterton Tribune article, titled “Candidates sign ethics pledge.”  http://www.chestertontribune.com/Elections/which_candidates_did_and_didn.htm 

November 1, 2018The Regional News article, titled “2018 Primary candidates sign ethics pledge.”

November 1, 2018Westville Indicator article, titled “2018 Primary candidates sign ethics pledge.”

November 4, 2018TIMES guest commentary by Cal Bellamy, titled “2018 candidates sign ethics pledge.”  https://www.nwitimes.com/opinion/columnists/guest-commentary/guest-commentary-primary-candidates-sign-ethics-pledge/article_f94f6b8a-0603-5527-9ea5-3071061f816e.htm