United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

GAO and CRS Reports

GAO-19-249 Government-wide Political Appointee Data and Some Ethics Oversight Procedures at Interior and SBA Could Be Improved, March 14, 2019  (PDF)

GAO-17-615R Presidential Transition: Information on Ethics, Funding, and Agency Services, September 7, 2017 (PDF)

GAO-16-548 Federal Workforce: Opportunities Exist to Improve Data on Selected Groups of Special Government Employees, July 15, 2016 (PDF

CRS Report on the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act), S. 2038, as amended and passed by the Senate on February 2, 2012, February 6, 2012 (PDF)

GAO-10-688 Personnel Practices: Conversions of Employees from Political to Career Positions May 2005 - May 2009, June 29, 2010 (PDF)

GAO-10-766 Former Federal Trade Officials: Laws on Post-Employment Activities, Foreign Representation, and Lobbying, June 23, 2010 (PDF)

GAO-09-658 Troubled Asset Relief Program: June 2009 Status of Efforts to Address Transparency and Accountability Issues, June 17, 2009 (PDF)

GAO-08-855 Post-Government Employment Restrictions and Foreign Agent Registration: Additional Action Needed to Enhance Implementation of Requirements, July 30, 2008 (PDF)

GAO-08-169 Defense Contracting: Additional Personal Conflict of Interest Safeguards Needed for Certain DOD Contractor Employees, March 10, 2008 (PDF)

GAO-08-485 Defense Contracting: Post-Government Employment of Former DOD Officials Needs Greater Transparency, May 21, 2008 (PDF)

GAO-06-206 Homeland Security: DHS Needs to Improve Ethics-Related Management Controls for the Science and Technology Directorate, December 22, 2005 (PDF)

GAO-05-341 Defense Ethics Program: Opportunities Exist to Strengthen Safeguards for Procurement Integrity, April 29, 2005 (PDF)

GAO-04-328 Federal Advisory Committees: Additional Guidance Could Help Agencies Better Ensure Independence and Balance, April 16, 2004 (PDF)

GAO-05-36 Federal Communications Commission: Federal Advisory Committees Follow Requirements, but FCC Should Improve Its Process for Appointing Committee Members, December 10, 2004 (PDF)