Committee on Ethics

Charlie Dent

Statement of the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding Representative Ed Whitfield

2016/07/14


Statement of the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding Representative Mark Meadows

2016/07/05

  Pursuant to House Rule XI, clause 3(b)(8)(A), and Committee Rules 17A(b)(l)(A), 17 A(c)(l) and 17 AU), the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics have jointly decided to extend the matter regarding Representative Mark Meadows, which was transmitted to the Committee by the Office of Congressional Ethics on March 18, 2016.   The Committee notes that the mere fact of a referral or an extension, and the mandatory disclosure of such an extension and the name of the subject of the matter, does not itself indicate that any violation has occurred, or reflect any judgment on behalf of the Committee.   The Committee will announce its course of action in this matter on or before Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Read More

Statement of the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding Representative Roger Williams

2016/06/27

  Pursuant to House Rule XI, clause 3(b)(8)(A), and Committee Rules 17A(b)(1)(A) and 17A(c)(1), the  Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics have jointly decided to extend the matter  regarding Representative Roger Williams, which was transmitted to the Committee by the Office of  Congressional Ethics on May 13, 2016.   The Committee notes that the mere fact of a referral or an extension, and the mandatory disclosure  of such an extension and the name of the subject of the matter, does not itself indicate that any  violation has occurred, or reflect any judgment on behalf of the Committee.   The Committee will announce its course of action in this matter on or before Thursday, August 11,  2016.   Read More

Statement of the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding Representative Chaka Fattah

2016/06/24

Pursuant to Cominittee Rule 7(g), the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics (Committee) determined on June 24, 2016, to release the following statement regarding the Investigative Subcommittee in the Matter of Representative Chaka Fattah:

On July 29, 2015, the Committee unanimously voted to establish an Investigative Subco1mnittee to determine whether Representative Chaka Fattah violated the Code of Official Conduct or any law, rule, regulation, or other applicable standard of conduct in the performance of his duties or the discharge of his responsibilities, with respect to allegations forming the basis for criminal charges of conspiracy, racketeering, bribery, fraud, falsification of records, making false statements, and money laundering, as filed against him in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvan.ia on July 29, 2015.

Representative Fattah resigned from the House on June 23, 2016. As a consequence, the Investigative Subcommittee and the Committee no longer have jurisdiction over him. The Committee considers this matter closed.

No other public statement will be made on this matter except m accordance with Committee rules.

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Statement of the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding Representative Vernon G. Buchanan

2016/06/24

On June 24, 2016, the Committee released the attached Report regarding allegations relating to Representative Vernon G. Buchanan.

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New Employee Ethics Training

2016/05/04

New employees who work in the Capitol Hill offices must attend a live ethics training briefing.

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New Employee Ethics Training

2016/05/04

New employees who work in the Capitol Hill offices must attend a live ethics training briefing.

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Financial Disclosure Training

2016/04/25

In addition to the annual ethics training requirement, both new and existing employees who are “senior staff” must complete an additional hour of senior staff training each Congress.  Please note that attending this training will satisfy your required, additional hour of senior staff training for the 114th Congress.

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Financial Disclosure Clinic

2016/04/07

These clinics allow House Members, officers, and employees the opportunity to ask questions they may have regarding their individual public financial disclosure statement. Ethics Committee staff will be available to answer questions and review financial disclosure statements prior to being filed. Committee staff will provide assistance to both paper filers and electronic filers. Please note that participants will not receive ethics training credit for attending these clinics.

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Financial Disclosure Clinic

2016/04/07

These clinics allow House Members, officers, and employees the opportunity to ask questions they may have regarding their individual public financial disclosure statement. Ethics Committee staff will be available to answer questions and review financial disclosure statements prior to being filed. Committee staff will provide assistance to both paper filers and electronic filers. Please note that participants will not receive ethics training credit for attending these clinics.

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Contact Information

1015 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-7103
Fax 202-225-7392
ethics.house.gov


Membership

Susan Brooks

INDIANA's 5th DISTRICT

Michael Conaway

TEXAS' 11th DISTRICT

Charlie Dent

PENNSYLVANIA's 15th DISTRICT

Trey Gowdy

SOUTH CAROLINA's 4th DISTRICT

Patrick Meehan

PENNSYLVANIA's 7th DISTRICT