Report: Ethics board rules Simpson should stay out of ARC funding

The Record is reporting that the State Ethics Commission has ruled that Transportation Commissioner James Simpson should recuse himself from

The Record is reporting that the State Ethics Commission has ruled that Transportation Commissioner James Simpson should recuse himself from any dealings with funding for the ARC tunnel nixed by Gov. Chris Christie in October.

Simpson had sought guidance from the commission after his work on the ARC tunnel was challenged by Assemblyman John Wisniewski.  Wisniewski accused Simpson of a conflict because Simpson had worked on the tunnel while with the Federal Transportation Administration.

Report: Ethics board rules Simpson should stay out of ARC funding