Senate Committee on Ethics and Rules

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business groups to support caps on lawsuit damagesBusiness interests ranging from trucking and poultry to health care announced M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Business interests ranging from trucking and poultry to health care announced Monday they would form a coalition to raise funds and support a proposed constitutional amendment that would limit certain payouts in lawsuits. Lawmakers, who for years... Read more
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Newsweek
Why Donald Trump's tax plan may blow up in his face—and Steve Mnuchin'sSteven Mnuchin is accustomed to criticism. For years, he was known as “the fore
Newsweek / Posted 5 days ago
Steven Mnuchin is accustomed to criticism. For years, he was known as “the foreclosure king” on Wall Street, where he amassed an estimated $300 million—much of it by profiting from the Great Recession (after the fact). But in August, just days after... Read more
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CBS News
After recusing himself from Russia investigation, Nunes subpoenaed firm behind Trump dossierHouse Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes has signed off on subpoe
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes has signed off on subpoenas to the firm behind the Trump dossier, after he recused himself from the Russia investigation -- and without telling Democrats, sources tell CBS News. A Republican... Read more
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Philly.com
Scrutiny widens over travel costs for Trump cabinet membersWASHINGTON – The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. his
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON – The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costsWASHINGTON — The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern US histo
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern US history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks, and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump’s White House wrestles with Cabinet costsWASHINGTON - The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. his
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration, one of the wealthiest in modern U.S. history, is facing widening criticism over travel expenditures among some of the billionaires, budget hawks and business executives who head federal agencies. Inspectors... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for RT TVSunday, October 8, 2017 Americans pushed into pro-war frenzy by elite-controlle
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday, October 8, 2017 Americans pushed into pro-war frenzy by elite-controlled MSM & NATO -- Max Blumenthal Years of Russia hysteria and North Korea fearmongering led by the US mainstream media and NATO propaganda have built support for war among... Read more
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Sun Star
Seares: Not being a journalist is no excuse for peddling fake news“Ang ginagawa ko, di po ako journalist...” -- Mocha Uson, PCOO assistant secret
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
“Ang ginagawa ko, di po ako journalist...” -- Mocha Uson, PCOO assistant secretary who also writes a blog, during Senate hearing on bill seeking to criminalize fake news THERE’S no universally accepted definition of a journalist. Standards and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ousted GOP rep also allowed his chief of staff to abuse other aidesHypocrite pro-life Republican who quit over asking his mistress to have an abor
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Hypocrite pro-life Republican who quit over asking his mistress to have an abortion accused of letting his female chief of staff run 'reign of terror' It wasn't just pro-life Congressman Tim Murphy's abortion ask that got his pushed out of his job... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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News 8000
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Dem lawmakers: Revoke Ivanka, Jared Kushner's security clearanceJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on the White House to revoke the security clearances of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, citing reports that they... Read more
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Breitbart
Ryan Zinke Travel Under Examination After Dems Seek Probe Despite Lack of EvidenceReps. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) and A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) have requested that th
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
Reps. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) and A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) have requested that the Department of the Interior’s Office of Inspector General look into Secretary Ryan Zinke’s travel since taking his post at the agency. This comes on the heels of the... Read more
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Roll Call
House Leaders Retreat to Corners on Gun PolicyCongressional leaders retreated to their familiar positions on gun safety Tuesd
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
Congressional leaders retreated to their familiar positions on gun safety Tuesday, with Republicans saying it is an issue of mental health and Democrats calling for stricter background checks. Sunday night’s mass shooting at a Las Vegas country... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senator Misau Accuses IG of Impregnating Serving Policewoman, Having Affairs With Two OthersAbuja — The Senate wednesday constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to invest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Abuja — The Senate wednesday constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to investigate allegations of massive corruption and misappropriation of budgeted funds, levelled against the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris. The decision... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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News 8000
Top Senator demands details of Mnuchin aide's tripRelated content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details a
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - A leading senator wants more details about a trip taken by a Trump administration official who flew to Florida earlier this year on the private plane of hedge-fund billionaire Nelson Peltz, according to a... Read more
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Daily Mail
U.S. Senate panel puts self-driving cars in fast laneU.S. Senate panel gives green light to controversial bill to speed up self-driv
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
U.S. Senate panel gives green light to controversial bill to speed up self-driving car tests Will allow car makers to be exempt from safety rules that require human controls Bill will also bar states from imposing regulatory road blocks Measure... Read more
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Roll Call
Natural Resources Chairman Has Questions About Zinke’s TravelThe Republican chairman on the House Natural Resources Committee has joined Dem
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
The Republican chairman on the House Natural Resources Committee has joined Democratic lawmakers who have taken an interest in the travel expenses incurred by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. In a letter sent late Tuesday, Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah,... Read more
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The Hill
Dems lambaste Trump’s ‘outrageous’ EPA chemical safety pickSenate Democrats repeatedly slammed President Trump’s pick to be the nation’s t
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
Senate Democrats repeatedly slammed President Trump’s pick to be the nation’s top chemical regulator at a Wednesday hearing, painting him as a hired gun for the industries he would regulate. Michael Dourson, tapped to lead the Environmental... Read more
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The Columbian
Kushner, Ivanka Trump fined over financial formsWASHINGTON — Jared Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, senior advisers to Presi
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, senior advisers to President Donald Trump, were both fined $200 for missing deadlines to submit financial reports required by government ethics rules, according to documents and interviews. It’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jared Kushner fined again for late ethics form, Ivanka Trump fined tooIt’s the second time that Kushner has been finedfor late filing as part of his
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
It’s the second time that Kushner has been finedfor late filing as part of his months-long process of divesting pieces of his vast business empire to serve in the White House, a highly unusual occurrence. In addition, Kushner and Trump, the... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers grill Equifax chief over hack | Wells Fargo CEO defends bank's progress | Trump jokes Puerto Rico threw budget 'out of whack' | Mortgage tax fight tests industry cloutTrump: Puerto Rico has 'thrown our budget a little out of whack' President Trum
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
Trump: Puerto Rico has 'thrown our budget a little out of whack' President Trump on Tuesday noted the enormous cost associated with the hurricane relief and rescue mission in Puerto Rico, saying at a meeting with officials in San Juan on Tuesday that... Read more
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The Hill
Interior watchdog probes Zinke's charter jet useGeneral has received "numerous" complaints about Zinke's travel arrangements, s
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
General has received "numerous" complaints about Zinke's travel arrangements, spokeswoman Nancy DiPaolo told Politico, and the office launched its investigation late last week. The office did not return requests for comment, but Rep. Raul... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
HHS Secretary Tom Price resigns over expensive private charter flightsWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's health secretary resigned Friday, after h
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's health secretary resigned Friday, after his costly travel triggered investigations that overshadowed the administration's agenda and angered his boss. Tom Price's regrets and partial repayment couldn't save his... Read more
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FOX News
GOP cooks red meat but tries selling salads On the roster: - Price offers some cash, but more trips revealed - Warner sl
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
On the roster: - Price offers some cash, but more trips revealed - Warner slams Twitter for Russia response - Dems draw top recruit to face embattled Sen. Flake... Read more
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FOX News
GOP cooks red meat but tries selling saladsWill Democrats will come on board for GOP plan to slash corporate tax rate? The
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
Will Democrats will come on board for GOP plan to slash corporate tax rate? The debate continues on 'Outnumbered.' On the roster: - Price offers some cash, but more trips revealed - Warner slams Twitter... Read more
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Reuters
Trump health secretary to repay cost of private jet travelWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price promi
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price promised on Thursday to repay the nearly $52,000 cost of his seats on private charter flights, as expensive air travel by Trump administration officials drew sharp scrutiny... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Price to reimburse taxpayers part of private jet costs | Senators zero in on deal to stabilize ObamaCare markets"Today, I will write a personal check to the U.S. Treasury for the expenses of
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
"Today, I will write a personal check to the U.S. Treasury for the expenses of my travel on private charter planes," Price said in a statement. "The taxpayers won't pay a dime for my seat on those planes." An HHS spokesperson told The Hill Price... Read more
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Reuters
Top Trump officials hit turbulence over costly flightsWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tom Price said on Thursday he retains President Donald T
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tom Price said on Thursday he retains President Donald Trump’s confidence, despite Trump’s remark that he was “not happy” with the expensive travel habits of his health department chief, a problem area for two other top... Read more
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EuroNews
Top Trump officials hit turbulence over costly flights By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tom Price said on Thursday he retain
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tom Price said on Thursday he retains President Donald Trump’s confidence, despite Trump’s remark that he was “not happy” with the expensive travel... Read more
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FOX News
Trump's taxing effort to revive his presidency On the roster: Trump’s taxing effort to revive his presidency - Trump, health
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
On the roster: Trump’s taxing effort to revive his presidency - Trump, health insurers face ObamaCare deadline today - Moore heavy favorite, but Dems have a shot - Trump on cashiering Price: ‘We’ll see’... Read more
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FOX News
Trump's taxing effort to revive his presidencyPresident Trump makes comments to the press as he departs the White House to gi
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
President Trump makes comments to the press as he departs the White House to give tax plan speech in Indiana On the roster: Trump’s taxing effort to revive his presidency - Trump, health insurers face ObamaCare deadline today - Moore heavy favorite,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Berger campaign forfeiture reduced after waiting one year to respond to auditThe campaign of one of North Carolina’s most powerful elected officials waited
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
The campaign of one of North Carolina’s most powerful elected officials waited a year to respond to a campaign finance audit and paid a reduced fine as a result. Documents obtained by WBTV show the campaign of North Carolina Senate President Pro Tem... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Lacson, Faeldon swap barbs over corruption at CustomsSENATOR Panfilo Lacson on Monday shot back at former Customs commissioner Nican
Manila Standard Today / Posted 22 days ago
SENATOR Panfilo Lacson on Monday shot back at former Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon, saying he was “also a bullshit” for being at the center of the tara system at the Bureau of Customs. In an interview with reporters after filing an ethics... Read more
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Breitbart
Potential Felony: Alabama Ethics Commission Could Find ‘Probable Cause’ Luther Strange Violated Campaign LawsThe highly politicized Alabama Ethics Commission could find “probable cause” ag
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
The highly politicized Alabama Ethics Commission could find “probable cause” against Senator Luther Strange (R-AL) in a complaint filed by Secretary of State John Merrill that Strange violated Alabama campaign laws, sources tell Breitbart News. That... Read more
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Sun Star
Drilon: Faeldon ethics complaint vs Lacson, Trillanes futileTHE complaint filed by resigned Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Nicanor Faeldon a
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
THE complaint filed by resigned Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Nicanor Faeldon against Senator Panfilo Lacson and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is an exercise in futility. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said that although Faeldon has his... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Drilon: Faeldon has no right to file ethics raps as he snubs hearingsMANILA, Philippines — Unless resigned Customs Chief Nicanor Faeldon follows the
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Unless resigned Customs Chief Nicanor Faeldon follows the rules of the Senate, he has no right to appear before the ethics committee and ask them to discipline legislators. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon stressed this... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate ethics panel ‘tables’ Faeldon’s complaint vs LacsonThe Senate ethics committee has ruled to “hold in abeyance” and study further t
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
The Senate ethics committee has ruled to “hold in abeyance” and study further the complaint filed by resigned Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Nicanor Faeldon against Senator Panfilo Lacson. Senate minority leader Franklin Drilon raised the motion to... Read more
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