OGE is an independent agency charged with providing oversight, policy and guidance to departments and agencies within the executive branch regarding ethics laws and policy.
OGE is required by law to compile specific statistical data that is current, useful and accurate in terms of how well the agency is in compliance with federal laws and regulations. In addition, OGE is responsible for developing and tracking goals and objectives that measure performance and progress.
OGE is required to provide current and accurate reports to Congress, OMB, and other federal entities and/or governing bodies that identify and track progress, trends and the use of resources within the agency.
This section contains the administrative policies and procedures of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE), such as the agency's policies on ensuring equal employment opportunities and on safeguarding personally identifiable information.
This section contains the policies that govern the access and use of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics website.
OGE maintains official social media accounts on third-party websites to promote transparency of executive branch decision making processes by raising visibility of the executive branch ethics program. User activity on those third-party websites is governed by the security and privacy policies of the third party websites. OGE does not request, collect, or archive personal information that users submit or publish when engaging with OGE through official OGE third-party accounts.