Tag Archives: ethics

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You Have Only One Chance to Make a First Impression

A great reputation, once destroyed, can be incredibly costly to rebuild. Vigilantly protect the brand—and the business—of YOU

You have only one chance to make a first impression, and it can take a…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Waters Asks for Trial Before November Elections

Lawmaker wants ethics committee to release the specific charges against her

Rep. Maxine Waters is asking a House ethics panel to hold her trial before the…

By Associated Press

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Washington Report: Maxine in Troubled Waters

BE 100s bank at center of lawmakers ethics allegations

An investigative subcommittee has found substantial reason to believe that Rep. Maxine Waters violated House…

By Joyce Jones

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Rangel Reaches Plea Deal on Alleged Ethics Violations

Lawmaker criticized for failing to pay taxes, improper solicitations for donations

Rep. Charles Rangel and lawyers for the House Ethics Committee have reportedly reached a plea…

By Joyce Jones

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Washington Report: Updates From the Capitol

African American jobless rate contracts slightly; White House AIDS summit

The nation’s unemployment rate, fell to 9.7% in May from 9.9% in April, due in…

By Joyce Jones

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Rangel Relinquishes Leadership of Ways and Means Panel

Amid ethics allegations, New York lawmaker temporarily steps down

After months of allegations that he violated ethics rules, New York Rep. Charles Rangel announced…

By Joyce Jones

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