A bill proposed by state Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, would pave the way for disciplinary action against state officials and employees who knowingly provide false or misleading testimony to the state Legislature.
A bill proposed by state Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, would pave the way for disciplinary action against state officials and employees who knowingly provide false or misleading testimony to the state Legislature. Elaine Thompson AP file photo
A bill proposed by state Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, would pave the way for disciplinary action against state officials and employees who knowingly provide false or misleading testimony to the state Legislature. Elaine Thompson AP file photo

Bill would make lying to Legislature illegal for state employees

January 12, 2018 04:39 PM