Ethics commission dismisses Jefferson school complaints

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Five complaints against the Jefferson School Board over the hiring of the district’s new superintendent have been dismissed by the Oregon Government Ethics Commission after determining the board did not violate executive session rules.

However, the commission did not examine separate questions regarding open meetings law violations outlined in an investigation by the Statesman Journal earlier this year.

Read the full follow story here.

Published by Natalie Pate

Natalie Pate is a freelance journalist and author based in Salem, Oregon. She wrote about education for more than seven years at the Statesman Journal and now covers education and other topics throughout the Pacific Northwest. She is originally from Colorado and earned her B.A. in Politics and French from Willamette University.

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