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Government ethics head doubts Trump conflicts plan

President-elect’s efforts fall short of the divestiture or blind trust critics wanted.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

FORMER US ETHICS CHIEF: Trump"s web of conflicts poses a danger to democracy

Luis Alvarez/AP Trump's conflicts of interest are costing taxpayers millions of dollars, says Walter Shaub, a former head of the US Office of Government Ethics.  The p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2017

Walter Shaub blasts Trump"s conflicts

Speaking at an event in January, the director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub had strong words for Donald Trump and his plan to avoid business conflicts of interest......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 6th, 2017

Fight brews over official"s Trump comments

Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub's decision to publicly criticize Donald Trump's plan to address conflicts of interest has sparked a political battle on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: europeSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

Political fight brews over ethics director

Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub's decision to publicly criticize Donald Trump's plan to address conflicts of interest has sparked a political battle on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump on business separation plan

The director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub had strong words for President-elect Donald Trump and his plan to avoid business conflicts of interest. At a Brookings Institution event, he called the plan "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump over plans for business

The director of the Office of Government Ethics is blasting President-elect Donald Trump's plan to avoid conflicts of interest as "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 11th, 2017

Shaub urges Trump to stop visiting his properties

Walter Shaub will officially step down as head of the Office of Government Ethics on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 17th, 2017

Outgoing ethics chief urges Trump to stop visiting his properties

The outgoing head of the Office for Government Ethics has a message for President Trump: Don't visit your own properties while you're in office......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 17th, 2017

Government ethics chief who clashed with Trump abruptly resigns

The head of the Office of Government Ethics — the government body which provides ethics oversight of the White House and executive branch — abruptly resigned Thursday. Walter Shaub, who was appointed to lead OGE by Preside.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2017

Ethics official who sparred with Trump is leaving government

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

Category: topSource: cnnJul 6th, 2017

Watchdog Group Sees Conflicts In Jared Kushner"s Vast Wealth, Responsibilities

Democracy 21 says President Trump's son-in-law should recuse himself from certain duties. Kushner's lawyer says her client "has consistently said that he would follow government ethics requirements.".....»»

Category: topSource: nprApr 26th, 2017

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Still Benefiting From Business Empire, Filings Show

The White House released ethics filings from President Trump’s daughter and son-in-law and released details of a plan devised to avoid conflicts of interest......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 31st, 2017

Who Oversees The President"s Ethics? Here"s Our List

As we cover conflicts of interest in the Trump administration, a question frequently arises: What parts of the government have the power to hold the president and his appointees accountable o.....»»

Category: topSource: nprMar 27th, 2017

The government ethics office is unhappy Kellyanne Conway was let off the hook over her Ivanka Trump pitch

Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of a U.S. government ethics watchdog said on Thursda.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 10th, 2017

Americans may have forgotten how bad a government ethics scandal can be, and Trump is reminding us why it matters

REUTERS/Shannon StapletonLet’s be honest. Conflicts of interest are borin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2017

Political fight brews over ethics director"s Trump comments

A federal ethics director's decision to publicly criticize Donald Trump's plan to address conflicts of interest has sparked a political battle on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

He "ought to be careful": Trump chief of staff issues stern warning to "extremely political" government ethics watchdog

President-elect Donald Trump's incoming chief of staff warned the head of a top government watchdog organization on Sunday to be careful of its pub.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2017

The ethics director who took on Trump

Walter Shaub surprised some colleagues when he lit into the president-elect's plan to avoid conflicts of interest. Could he be a foil for Trump?.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 13th, 2017

Little-known ethics director who took on Trump

Walter Shaub surprised some colleagues when he lit into the president-elect's plan to avoid conflicts of interest. Could he be a foil for Trump?.....»»

Category: europeSource: cnnJan 13th, 2017

U.S. Ethics Official: Trump"s Divestiture Is Hard, Pricey And Essential

Every modern president has taken the tough steps to avoid conflicts of interest, setting an example for the entire executive branch, and the world, says the head of the Office .....»»

Category: topSource: nprJan 12th, 2017