Two years ago, the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act (STOCK Act) imposed the most sweeping changes to executive branch ethics laws in over 20 years.
OGE’s Conflict of Interest Prosecution Survey illustrates the high standard to which federal employees are held and the potential consequences for the few who violate the public’s trust.
In the context of the Windsor
decision, OGE’s Director discusses one of the most important ways OGE serves
the executive branch ethics community – providing timely and accurate advice on
emerging issues affecting the ethics program.
The Office of Government Ethics celebrates the 35th anniversary of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the law most directly
responsible for the executive branch ethics program as we know it.