Office of Government Ethics finalized a rule governing the solicitation and acceptance of gifts to government employees from outside sources. At a time when conflicts of interests are hourly fodder for news outlets, this effort is a great step forward.


Read POGO Executive Director Danielle Brian speaking to the The New York Timesabout why this matter is urgent

 

Capitol and computerNew Rule: Even the Appearance of a Conflict of Interest Should Be Avoided for Government Employees

The Office of Government Ethics finalized a rule governing the solicitation and acceptance of gifts to government employees from outside sources. At a time when conflicts of interests are hourly fodder for news outlets, this effort is a great step forward.

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I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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