Twenty-five watchdog groups want Congress to considering clamping down on defense contractors.
Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.), if confirmed by the Senate as the Trump administration’s Interior secretary, will inherit a National Park Service with a multi-billion dollar maintenance backlog and a toxic work culture that demands reform, he told lawmakers on Tuesday.
The Massachusetts Democrat’s letter highlights her concerns over White’s actions to reduce the disclosure requirements of corporations, which Warren said runs contrary to the SEC’s purpose.
Jenny Mattingley hosts a wide-ranging roundtable discussion of congressional ethics. October 17, 2014
President Barack Obama’s pick to head the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) pledged to clear up delays in the regulatory process if confirmed by the Senate. Appearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Wednesday, Howard Shelanski said improving the timeliness of OIRA’s work — which has come in for criticism from Republican lawmakers and transparency groups, alike — is among his top priorities.