The Power To Terminate Includes The Power To Evaluate, Ctd.

The Attorney General has issued a written opinion that the Governmental Accountability Commission or “GAC” has the legal authority to evaluate the job performance of the Executive Administrator of the Office of Governmental Accountability (“OGA”), the consolidated agency that serves as the umbrella organization for the state’s “watchdog” agencies, i.e., the Freedom of Information Commission, Office of State Ethics and the State Elections Enforcement Commission. Read the rest of this entry »


The Power To Terminate Includes The Power To Evaluate

The Hartford Courant has an editorial today about an unfortunate dispute that has been brewing over at Connecticut’s Office of Governmental Accountability (“OGA”).  The dispute is over who has the authority to evaluate the OGA executive administrator’s performance. Read the rest of this entry »