Rep. Elijah Cummings wants Office of Government Ethics chief Walter Shaub to testify before Oversight Committee


Rep. Elijah Cummings wants Office of Government Ethics chief Walter Shaub to testify before Oversight Committee

Rep. Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, wants Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., to hold a hearing with outgoing Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub on the need for stronger ethics rules.Shaub announced his resignation from the Office of Government Ethics on Thursday and said the “current legal situation has made it clear that the ethics program needs to be stronger than it is.”
Now, Cummings wants Gowdy to ask Shaub to appear before the Oversight Committee to outline the challenges he faced throughout his more than four years leading the …

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