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Ethics committee investigating Rep. Broun
Retiring Rep. Paul Broun, who placed a disappointing fifth in Georgia's Senate GOP primary in May, is being investigated for possible ethics violations. Without getting into details, the House Ethics Committee said Monday night it has decided to extend its inquiry into Broun, who has represented the Peach State's 10th congressional district since 2007.
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Ethics panel won't pursue Wis. congresswoman arrested in minimum wage protest at ...
A Wisconsin congresswoman arrested during a protest of wages paid to workers at McDonald's and other fast-food chains will not face an investigation by the House Ethics Committee. Ethics Committee Chairman Michael Conaway of Texas and Rep. Linda Sanchez of California, the panel's senior Democrat, said Thursday that no further review of the case involving Democratic Rep. Gwen Moore was needed.
House Ethics panel probing Rep. Petri
The House Ethics Committee is probing Rep. Tom Petri over his advocacy for a defense firm in which he owns more than a quarter of a million dollars in stock.