Ethics http://kcur.org en The Ethics Professors: Ethics Between Nations http://kcur.org/post/ethics-professors-ethics-between-nations <p></p><p>What if Congress turns down President Obama’s request for authorization to attack Syria? And what if the president proceeds anyway -- even though the American people are saying in polls that they oppose such a move?&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">How ethical would that be?</span></p><p>Some might say that when it comes to matters of life and death, an American president ought to have the backing of Congress or the American people.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 04:28:21 +0000 Steve Kraske & Stephen Steigman 43116 at http://kcur.org The Ethics Professors: Ethics Between Nations Missouri Secretary Of State Advocates For Ethics Changes http://kcur.org/post/missouri-secretary-state-advocates-ethics-changes <p>The campaign money's flowing in Missouri. Or could you say "gushing?"</p><p>On Thursday June 27, Attorney General Chris Koster, an early favorite to become the next governor of Missouri, picked up $25,000 from a Kansas City law firm and $12,500 more from an eastern Missouri labor union.</p><p>The day before, state Auditor Tom Schweich picked up $10,000 from a St. Louis area business owner.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:53:31 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 39293 at http://kcur.org Missouri Secretary Of State Advocates For Ethics Changes Council Extends Red Light Cameras, Delays Ethics Code Vote http://kcur.org/post/council-extends-red-light-cameras-delays-ethics-code-vote <p style="margin-right: -0.01in; margin-bottom: 0in">The full Kansas City city council followed through on plans to extend the red-light camera program for another five years Thursday, but a vote on a new city ethics code will wait till next week.</p><p style="margin-right: -0.01in; margin-bottom: 0in"> Fri, 24 May 2013 07:43:04 +0000 Steve Bell 37294 at http://kcur.org Missouri Democrats Look To Restore Campaign Contribution Caps http://kcur.org/post/missouri-democrats-look-restore-campaign-contribution-caps <p>House Democrats say they’ll again try to get campaign contribution limits restored in Missouri when next year’s regular legislative session begins.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 16:15:08 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28220 at http://kcur.org Missouri Democrats Look To Restore Campaign Contribution Caps The Ethics Professors: Exercising Moral Conscience In The Workplace http://kcur.org/post/ethics-professors-exercising-moral-conscience-workplace <p>Pharmacists who cannot reconcile dispensing legally available abortion drugs with their moral beliefs.&nbsp; A justice of the peace refusing to marry an interracial couple on grounds of conscience.&nbsp; These are examples of <strong>personal principles conflicting with professional duties</strong>. Mon, 21 May 2012 05:55:50 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Brian Ellison 18014 at http://kcur.org The Ethics Professors: Exercising Moral Conscience In The Workplace Missouri Politics: Hiding Big Donations Is Easy And Legal http://kcur.org/post/missouri-politics-hiding-big-donations-easy-and-legal <p style="margin-right: 0.02in; margin-bottom: 0in; line-height: 0.14in"><font size="3">Missouri is the only state where someone could donate $1 million to a political campaign, cover it up, and not have broken the law. It is one of only four states that have no limits on campaign contributions. </font> Thu, 03 May 2012 06:32:05 +0000 Steve Bell 17013 at http://kcur.org Missouri Politics: Hiding Big Donations Is Easy And Legal