In recent years there has been countless headlines about politicians being convicted of corruption. Annapolis is not exempt from this alarming trend of politicians engaging in unacceptable behavior.
As a political outsider, Craig will get tough on politicians who take the public's trust for granted. He will propose legislation that strips politicians convicted of corruption from receiving a government pension and insist on the live recording of all General Assembly proceedings.
Legislators need to get serious about addressing ethical problems in the General Assembly. It is time to create a more transparent and responsive process.