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Investigative Ethics Panel Established for Kihuen Allegations, Expansion Into Farenthold Claims A House Ethics subcommittee will look into sexual misconduct allegations for Democrat and Republican

Dec 21, 2017...The House Ethics Committee established Thursday an investigative subcommittee to evaluate separate claims that Reps. Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., and Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, engaged in sexual misbehavior, according to a statement from committee leaders.

Trump Terminates Election Fraud Commission President cites states’ refusal to turn over data

Jan 3, 2018...President Donald Trump has signed an executive order terminating his election fraud commission. In a statement, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders blamed states’ refusal to turn over data to the special panel.

Ethics Committee Closes Book on Devin Nunes Panel clears Intelligence Committee chairman of claims of unauthorized disclosures

Dec 7, 2017...The House Ethics Committee on Thursday announced it has closed an investigation into Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, clearing him of claims that he made unauthorized disclosures of classified information.

Trump: Democrats Sabotaged Voting Fraud Panel Critics have forcefully disputed Trump’s assertions, however

Jan 4, 2018...President Donald Trump is blaming his failed election fraud commission on Democratic-controlled state governments, and pushing an identification-based voting system from coast to coast.

Trump Tower Meeting With Russian Was ‘Treasonous,’ Bannon Says Former top Trump aide: Mueller probe focused on money laundering

Jan 3, 2018...Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is calling a 2016 meeting between senior Trump campaign aides and a Russian lawyer they believed had dirt on Hillary Clinton “treasonous.”

GOP Senator: ‘Somebody’s Going to File an Ethics Complaint’ Against Moore Leading in polls, Moore faces uncertain future even if he wins Tuesday’s election

Dec 6, 2017...If Republican candidate Roy Moore wins the Alabama Senate special election on Tuesday, one of his new colleagues will file an ethics complaint against him when he is seated, a GOP senator predicted.

House Democrats Want to Use Minibus to Target Trump Ethics Rules Committee likely to nix attempts to force issue

Jul 26, 2017...House Democrats this week are trying to hitch a slate of amendments to the appropriations minibus, all targeting the business, family members and scandals of President Donald Trump.

Trump: ‘VOTE ROY MOORE!’ President goes all-in on alleged child predator ahead of evening rally

Dec 8, 2017...President Donald Trump on Friday issued an emphatic endorsement of accused child predator Roy Moore, diving back into a special Alabama Senate race just a few days before voters there head to the polls.

Gowdy Will Not Initiate Oversight Investigation Into Trump Allegations Chairman kicks Dems’ letter requesting investigation to Justice Department

Dec 13, 2017...Rep. Trey Gowdy, chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, will not initiate an investigation into allegations of sexual assault against President Donald Trump, he signaled in a letter Tuesday.

Ex-Ethics Chief Outlines Tips to Fix Conflicts of Interest

Nov 9, 2017...Former Office of Government Ethics chief Walter Shaub, a high-profile critic of the Trump administration’s lax approach to conflicts of interest, offered 13 recommendations Thursday he said would shore up federal ethics.