News and Announcements
--Lobbyists suspended: The following lobbyists have been suspended for failing to file a Lobbyist Activity Report for the September 1, 2019-December 31, 2019, reporting period, or for failing to pay fees associated with the late filing of those reports: Thomas DePriest, Lesli Forbes, Chris Walters and Ron Walters, Jr.
--Advisory Opinions: The Ethics Commission issued Advisory Opinions 2020-01 and 2020-03 on February 6. To view the Opinions, click here.
--Lobbyist spending: To view Activity Reports filed by lobbyists registered with the Ethics Commission for the September 1, 2019-December 31, 2019, reporting period, click here. To view a summary of lobbyist spending for the September 1, 2019, to December 31, 2019, reporting period, click here.
--2019 Annual Report: To view the 2019 Annual Report for the Ethics Commission, click here.
--Newsletter: To view the fourth issue of the Ethics Commission's newsletter focusing on Ethics Act and Open Meetings Act provisions of interest to county and municipal officials and employees, click here.
--Online search of Disclosures: Completed Financial Disclosure Statements for the following filers for the years 2014-2020 may be viewed using Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge by clicking here:
• Members of the West Virginia Legislature;
• Elected members of the executive department (Governor, Treasurer, Auditor,
Secretary of State, Commissioner of Agriculture, Attorney General);
• Members of the Supreme Court of Appeals, and candidates for these positions.
--Lobbyist Directory: To view the West Virginia Lobbyist directory, click here.