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How will Trump's plan to deal with businesses work? - The Hill;

How will Trump's plan to deal with businesses work? - The Hill

The HillHow will Trump's plan to deal with businesses work?The HillPresident-elect Donald Trump · Donald Trump Jeb Bush: Trump a 'distraction in and of himself' Protests erupt across Russia, hundreds arrested: reports Ill. gov candidate runs as fresh face, despite ties to political machine MORE's plan to hand over ...and more »

Chaffetz criticized for going after federal ethics official who spoke out against Trump - Deseret News;

Chaffetz criticized for going after federal ethics official who spoke out against Trump - Deseret News

Deseret NewsChaffetz criticized for going after federal ethics official who spoke out against TrumpDeseret NewsFILE — Rep. Jason Chaffetz addresses members of the House of Representative at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. SALT LAKE CITY — Rep. Jason Chaffetz drew criticism Friday for going after the federal ethics official who spoke ...and more »

Sorry, liberals: Donald Trump really means what he says — and plans to silence and intimidate dissenters - Salon;

Sorry, liberals: Donald Trump really means what he says — and plans to silence and intimidate dissenters - Salon

SalonSorry, liberals: Donald Trump really means what he says — and plans to silence and intimidate dissentersSalonFor liberals,and anyone with a fundamental love of our democracy, the two months since the election have been one long anxiety attack. Like most really bad anxiety attacks, this one has been fueled not just by fear, but also uncertainty. We know Donald ...and more »

Trump's Business 'Separation' Plan Does Nothing of the Kind - New York Times;

Trump's Business 'Separation' Plan Does Nothing of the Kind - New York Times

New York TimesTrump's Business 'Separation' Plan Does Nothing of the KindNew York TimesPresident-elect Trump, with his son Donald, presented his plan to address conflicts of interest at a press conference in New York on Wednesday. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times. On Wednesday, President-elect Donald J. Trump finally ...and more »

Trump's business ties prompt showdown between ethics office, Republicans - Chicago Tribune;

Trump's business ties prompt showdown between ethics office, Republicans - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTrump's business ties prompt showdown between ethics office, RepublicansChicago TribuneRepresentative Jason Chaffetz, a Republican from Utah and chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, speaks during a House Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington last May. (Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg). Lisa ReinThe ...and more »

Head of Ethics Office Speaks Out. Some Republicans Ask, Was It Ethical? - New York Times;

Head of Ethics Office Speaks Out. Some Republicans Ask, Was It Ethical? - New York Times

New York TimesHead of Ethics Office Speaks Out. Some Republicans Ask, Was It Ethical?New York TimesWalter M. Shaub Jr., head of the Office of Government Ethics, held a news conference to criticize President-elect Donald J. Trump's ethics plan. Credit Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM. WASHINGTON — Until recently, few had heard of Walter M. Shaub Jr. or the ...and more »

Walter Shaub's Desperate Attempts to Make Trump Adhere to Government Ethics - The New Yorker;

Walter Shaub's Desperate Attempts to Make Trump Adhere to Government Ethics - The New Yorker

The New YorkerWalter Shaub's Desperate Attempts to Make Trump Adhere to Government EthicsThe New YorkerOn Wednesday, Walter Shaub, Jr., a longtime government lawyer and the director of the Office of Government Ethics, contacted Norman Eisen, an old colleague and the first ethics czar in the Obama White House. Shaub had just finished watching Donald ...and more »

In a new memo, the US's ethics chief reminds “everyone” in the executive branch what ethics are - Quartz

In a new memo, the US's ethics chief reminds “everyone” in the executive branch what ethics areQuartzWalter Shaub, the director of the US Office of Government Ethics, which has emerged as an unexpected hurdle to Donald Trump's plan to keep his business while president, published a “director's note” on Friday. It doesn't name Trump, but seems clearly ...and more »

Chaffetz may subpoena ethics chief - The Hill;

Chaffetz may subpoena ethics chief - The Hill

The HillChaffetz may subpoena ethics chiefThe HillHouse Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) says he may subpoena the director of the Office of Government Ethics if he refuses to appear for an interview. ADVERTISEMENT. "I will move to compel if we have to but it shouldn't come to that ...and more »

WATCH: Chaffetz says FBI review not politically motivated - The Hill;

WATCH: Chaffetz says FBI review not politically motivated - The Hill

The HillWATCH: Chaffetz says FBI review not politically motivatedThe HillHouse Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) says the inspector general review into the FBI's handling of its investigation into Hillary Clinton's email use is not motivated by politics. ADVERTISEMENT. "I don't think it's politically ...and more »

Website Goes Down At Office Of Government Ethics Amid Political Storm - NPR;

Website Goes Down At Office Of Government Ethics Amid Political Storm - NPR

NPRWebsite Goes Down At Office Of Government Ethics Amid Political StormNPRThe website at the Office of Government Ethics went down Friday afternoon, apparently overwhelmed with traffic, as the agency and its director found themselves at the heart of a growing political fight. Walter Shaub Jr. is the director of the U.S ...and more »

Ethics Office Issues 'Refresher' on Endorsement Ban After Trump Tweets Support of LL Bean - U.S. News & World Report;

Ethics Office Issues 'Refresher' on Endorsement Ban After Trump Tweets Support of LL Bean - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportEthics Office Issues 'Refresher' on Endorsement Ban After Trump Tweets Support of LL BeanU.S. News & World ReportPresident-elect Donald Trump speaks to reporters after his meeting with television personality Steve Harvey at Trump Tower Friday. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images). The Office of Government Ethics on Friday posted a "refresher" reminding executive branch ...and more »

House Republican summons ethics chief over his criticism of Trump - PBS NewsHour;

House Republican summons ethics chief over his criticism of Trump - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourHouse Republican summons ethics chief over his criticism of TrumpPBS NewsHourHouse Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) listens to testimony from computer technician Justin Cooper (NOT SHOWN) during a committee hearing about the private email server of Democratic presidential nominee ...and more »

A Fight Over Ethics in the Age of Trump - The Atlantic;

A Fight Over Ethics in the Age of Trump - The Atlantic

The AtlanticA Fight Over Ethics in the Age of TrumpThe AtlanticSubscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. The 2016 presidential election and its aftermath have highlighted the extent to which a deeply divided American public interprets events and ...and more »

Ethics office highlights ban on endorsements after Trump tweets 'Buy LL Bean' - The Hill;

Ethics office highlights ban on endorsements after Trump tweets 'Buy LL Bean' - The Hill

The HillEthics office highlights ban on endorsements after Trump tweets 'Buy LL Bean'The HillThe chief government ethics watchdog reminded executive branch employees Friday they are barred from endorsing products — one day after President-elect Donald Trump · Donald Trump Jeb Bush: Trump a 'distraction in and of himself' Protests erupt ...and more »

Republicans are threatening the head of the Office of Government Ethics for criticizing Trump - ThinkProgress;

Republicans are threatening the head of the Office of Government Ethics for criticizing Trump - ThinkProgress

ThinkProgressRepublicans are threatening the head of the Office of Government Ethics for criticizing TrumpThinkProgressIn this May 17, 2016 file photo, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. CREDIT: AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File. House Republicans are finally doing something about ...and more »

Donald Trump's corruption enablers: Congressional Republicans target the ethics watchdogs - Salon;

Donald Trump's corruption enablers: Congressional Republicans target the ethics watchdogs - Salon

SalonDonald Trump's corruption enablers: Congressional Republicans target the ethics watchdogsSalonDonald Trump's corruption enablers: Congressional Republicans target the ethics watchdogs EnlargeFILE - In this May 24, 2016, file photo, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Forty-one Secret Service employees have been ...and more »

The Ethics Official Dogging Trump Is Just Doing His Job - Bloomberg;

The Ethics Official Dogging Trump Is Just Doing His Job - Bloomberg

BloombergThe Ethics Official Dogging Trump Is Just Doing His JobBloombergTwo days after Donald Trump unveiled a conflicts-of-interest plan that does little to create a meaningful barrier between his own potential financial opportunism and White House policymaking, Republicans in the House of Representatives have targeted ...and more »

White House blasts Chaffetz for threatening to subpoena ethics watchdog - The Hill;

White House blasts Chaffetz for threatening to subpoena ethics watchdog - The Hill

The HillWhite House blasts Chaffetz for threatening to subpoena ethics watchdogThe HillThe White House on Friday tore into House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz · Jason ChaffetzSecret Service agents set for discipline after fence-jumping incident: report Overnight Cybersecurity: House Intel chair says surveillance collected ...and more »

Trump's foreign network - Washington Post;

Trump's foreign network - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump's foreign networkWashington PostDonald Trump will enter the White House with a network of unorthodox foreign contacts — some of them high-living risk-takers, some with past trouble with the law — who have done business with him in nations from Latin America to the Middle East to Asia.and more »