So again, we urge the remaining commissioners to follow Asper’s lead and permit the governor to appoint a fresh group of commissioners. Such a clear and clean break with the past would go a long way toward re-establishing the credibility of both the CMR and the DMR.
A federal audit has confirmed that during the tenure of the previous executive director and the current commissioners, the DMR became a rogue agency. Millions of tax dollars were misspent or mismanaged.
And the public has yet to learn the results of ongoing investigations by the state Auditor’s Office and the FBI.