And btw, why doesn't anyone mention that Todd actually works for BP?
Where have you been?
Moreover, it's harder to divorce your spouse than it is to divest yourself of stock that may create a conflict.
Ask all of the legislators or ex mayors that have spouses that work for companies or have businesses in Anchorage.
It's the stock, not the spouse that is the problem.
And since Ramras does not have a spouse, maybe he was feeling a void of not having a spouse and replaced the void with having B.P. stock and got his wires crossed on what is ethical and what is not.
Talk about trying to cover all his bases...