Democrats Protest Republicans' Weakening Of Ethics Standards

For Immediate Release:

January 4, 2005


»  Floor Statement from House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer on Republican ethics rule changes, January 4, 2005

»   Letter from Congressional Ethics Coalition opposing Republican rule changes, January 4, 2005

»  Statement from Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter on Rules Package, January 4, 2005

»  New York Times editorial on Republican attempts to weaken House ethics rules