accountability Archives - Walt Maddox For Governor


July 21, 2018

Walt’s Plan to Promote Ethics and Fight Corruption in Government

Bringing back ethical government in Alabama starts at the top. One commentator recently said Alabama citizens have grown to expect their politicians to be corrupt and so are not that alarmed by the never-ending scandals that led Illinois State University’s Institute for Corruption Studies to rank Alabama as the most corrupt state when it comes to “legal corruption” — conduct by public officials that is technically legal but clearly unethical; and second in “illegal corruption,” […]
January 29, 2018

Trusted Financial Management

Trusted Financial Management When you enter the mayor’s office, you will see posted our Standard of Excellence which outlines our commitment to being the most innovative and effectively managed City in the United States. I believe that most people don’t care about big government versus small government. What people truly want is effective government. At the City of Tuscaloosa, to meet our standard, we have incorporated transparency and accountability in all that we do, especially […]