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Waters Ethics

When the House Office on Ethics Disregarded Standards of Honesty

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

The charges against Stark, Graves and Waters all fit into a common pattern. In each case, the OCE claims that House members took actions for their own financial benefit; yet those actions resulted in nothing.

House's Top Democratic Cop Promises To 'Vigorously' Investigate Ethics Charges Against Fellows Dems

The New York Times | Eric Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Representative Zoe Lofgren's introduction to malfeasance in Washington came nearly four decades ago when she was a 26-year-old House aid...

How the Charges Against Maxine Waters Were Fabricated Out of Next to Nothing

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

It's not hard to figure out why the allegations against Maxine Waters seem bogus. The specific charge is easy to understand: "Maxine Waters requested a meeting." That's it. That's all of it.