Should governor intervene in Martin County?

Article Posted on January 12, 2018

By: Editorial Board, Treasure Coast Newspapers

Martin County residents have strong opinions about two sitting commissioners who have been criminally charged by the State Attorney's Office.

Sit in on a County Commission meeting — or tune in to MCTV — and you'll quickly learn passions are running high with respect to the presumed guilt or innocence of commissioners Ed Fielding and Sarah Heard.

In recent weeks, the public-comment portion of meetings has been filled with statements of support from Heard's and Fielding's defenders — and criticisms of the two by their detractors…

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