Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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Tuesday, October 27, 2020
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Beaver

Harmony Twp. President Resigns Following District Attorney’s Lawsuit

The president of the Harmony Township Board of Commissioners resigned from office during a public meeting Thursday night.

Bradley Payne’s resignation came in response to a lawsuit filed by District Attorney David Lozier seeking to have him removed from office because of a prior felony conviction. Under Pennsylvania law, convicted felons are unable to hold public office.

Payne was in the third year of a second four-year term as an elected Harmony commissioner.

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John Paul is an award-winning investigative journalist and founder of BeaverCountian.com. He reports full-time for the site with a focus on public watchdog journalism.

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