A new report ties controversial Democratic donor Dr. Salomon Melgen to President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.).
Did Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) violate the Senate’s ethics rules governing campaign activity? Reid’s Senate office issued a press release on the Senator’s official website titled “Now Romney Is Being Dishonest About Your Taxes.”
An Obama-appointed lawyer for the National Labor Relations Board intervened in a case in violation of ethics regulations, the Washington Examiner reports.
An Illinois county Democratic official employed his half-brother for years at a government agency, despite ethics rules against hiring relatives, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
A veteran Democratic congressman has been accused of failing to disclose money accepted from his fugitive brothers-in-law.
A journalist who has made a career attacking the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) also has an extensive criminal history, including drunk driving charges, possession of exotic hallucinogens, and the attempted invasion of a senior center while screaming homophobic slurs.
Politico reports that the House Ethics Committee is looking into charges that Democratic Rep. Rob Andrews used his campaign treasury as a personal checkbook.
Treasury Department officials solicited prostitutes, engaged in conflicts of interest, and accepted unethical gifts, according to the agency’s inspector general.
A left-leaning government watchdog organization filed ethics complaints Wednesday against House Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R., Calif.) for revealing sealed federal documents in the ongoing Operation Fast and Furious scandal.
The House Ethics Committee will decide Monday whether to launch a full investigation into alleged ethics violations by Rep. Shelley Berkley (D., Nev.), who is accused of advocating for a matter in which she had a personal financial interest.