Jackson councilman accuses fellow member of ethics violation

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JACKSON, Mich. (WLNS) — Jackson Councilman Jeromy Alexander is accusing another Jackson City Council member of an ethics violation.

In a Facebook post, Coucilman Alexander wrote:

“A group of representatives may have may different opinions on every policy the comes before us.. but not this. I think most of us agree on this. Kickbacks are not okay. There will be no backroom deals in Jackson.”

Councilman Alexander said that one of the members entered into a business arrangement for personal profit.

Councilman Alexander said that the other council member gave her client the city-owned properties for $1 each, which she personally would be paid $25,000 by her client.

The Jackson City Council is made up of:

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