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Watchdog Calls for Investigation into Danny Davis for Possible Ethics Violation

A non-partisan ethics watchdog, the Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust (FACT), sent a letter to the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) calling for an investigation of Democrat Rep. Danny Davis (IL) for allegedly “violating the House ethics rules that forbid Members from using official taxpayer-funded resources for political purposes.”

US Representative Danny Davis (2nd R) speaks to the media on November 19, 2016, about his 15-year-old grandson, Jovan Wilson, who was shot and killed during a home invasion in Chicago. Chicago is on pace to see over 700 homicides before the year ends with over 3,000 shootings since the …

Ethics Watchdog Files Complaint on Department of Energy Assistant Secretary

Protect the Public Trust, a government ethics watchdog group, filed another complaint on Thursday with the Office of the Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Energy regarding Acting Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Kelly Speakes-Backman possibly having repeated ethics violations.

Kelly Speakes-Backman is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), and Acting Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Energy. (Screenshot via YouTube).