A new report ties controversial Democratic donor Dr. Salomon Melgen to President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.).
Pressure from Congress and independent watchdogs continues to mount on Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson to explain why she maintained a secret email address under the alias “Richard Windsor.”
The Office of Congressional Ethics unanimously recommended that the House Ethics Committee investigate Texas Democratic Rep. Silvestre Reyes for inappropriate campaign activity and misuse of campaign funds, the committee announced today.
The Middlesex County Republican Organization is asking the Senate Ethics Committee to launch an investigation into Sen. Bob Menendez (D., N.J.) based on public records and media reports indicating the senator failed to disclose and seek permission for a series of flights to Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic between 2010 and 2012.
A growing number of watchdog groups are calling for an investigation into alleged ethics violations by Rep. Nick Rahall (D., W. Va.) following a report that he obtained a tax deduction by claiming Washington, D.C., as his primary residence.
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.”
Representative Laura Richardson (D., Ca) has come under scrutiny from the House Committee on Ethics again for allegations of retaliation and intimidation against staffers who cooperated in a completed ethics probe into Richardson, Politico has reported.
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.