“I am deeply sorry and I will never do so again.” Those are the words directly from State Sen. Ulysses Currie after fellow lawmakers unanimously vote to censure him for a conflict of interest.
A powerful state senator stripped of his chairmanship. Now, a legislative committee decides if he violated state ethics.
It’s official. State Senator Ulysses Currie will now face tough scrutiny from a joint ethics committee early next year over his relationship with grocery chain Shoppers Food Warehouse.
Maryland state Sen. Ulysses Currie has walked out of federal court a free man, but he could still face sanctions by an ethics panel for failing to disclose consulting work.
The fate of a powerful politician is now in the hands of a jury. Deliberations continued until Friday evening in the federal corruption case against State Senator Ulysses Currie.