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Outgoing Ethics Chief says U.S. Is ‘Close to a Laughingstock’

Actions by President Trump and his administration have created a historic ethics crisis, the departing head of the Office of Government Ethics said. He called for major changes in federal law to expand the power and reach of the oversight office and combat the threat. (more…)

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Walter Shaub, Government Ethics Director Who Fought With Trump, Resigns

The ethics watchdog who has badgered the Trump administration for months about conflicts of interest says he is leaving the federal government. (more…)

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