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Central Alabama Fire Chief's Association Endorses Bachus

March 7, 2012


VIEWPOINT: The politics of congressional ethics

In 2008, the U.S. House of Representatives created the Office of Congressional Ethics to function in bipartisan fashion to explore possible congressional ethics breaches. OCE's creation was salutary, designed to give the public confidence that those who create legal standards are themselves faithful to the same high standards imposed on the rest of us.