PSC member Skrmetta a stakeholder in Mississippi casino but fails to include this detail in financial disclosure report
So, how did a member of the Louisiana Public Service Commission (PSC) come to have a stake in the casino gambling business?
And why doesn’t his 2019 personal financial disclosure statement, required of all public officials by the Louisiana Board of Ethics, make no mention of his involvement in gaming operations in Mississippi?
Eric Skrmetta of New Orleans is being opposed by six challengers as he seeks reelection to the District 1 PSC seat in the Nov. 3 election. District 1 is comprised of all or parts of Orleans, Jefferson, Ascension, St. Bernard, Plaquemine, St. Charles, and the Florida parishes of Livingston, Tangipahoa, Washington, St. Helena and St. Tammany.