Sessions' Lies Trigger Calls for His Resignation
March 2, 2017
The walls are closing in on Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Wednesday night’s news that Sessions met twice last year with Sergey Kislyak, Russia’s ambassador to the U.S., but didn’t mention it when senators asked him about contacts between the Russian government and the Trump campaign, has Democrats and non-partisan groups – including Common Cause – demanding Sessions’ resignation.
Can Jeff Sessions Lead a Legitimate Investigation of Trump-Russia Ties?
February 16, 2017
Jeff Sessions is getting his first significant test as attorney general and the early results are not encouraging.
Ethics Watchdog Wants Conway Disciplined
February 15, 2017
The Office of Government Ethics, the internal watchdog for the federal bureaucracy, is calling for disciplinary action against presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway after she violated ethical rules for government employees by going on national TV to hawk fashions for President Trump’s daughter Ivanka.
It's Time for Hearings on Trump Administration Ethics
February 10, 2017
Conflicts of interest, violations of the Constitution’s emoluments clause, and ethics violations by President Trump, his staff and his family demand a thorough examination and hearings by congressional investigators, Common Cause said today.
Another Trump Aide Plays Fast and Loose With Ethics Rules
February 9, 2017
Kellyanne Conway, the President’s polling and communications guru, showed up on “Fox & Friends” this morning to deliver a plug for first daughter Ivanka Trump’s fashion line.