- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house has not votedIntroducedNovember 20th, 2018
The Trump administration’s unusually high number of conflicts, potential ethical lapses, and other inappropriate behavior makes it necessary to strengthen ethics laws to ensure that administration officials, including the president, don’t abuse their offices to enrich themselves and their associates.
All presidential administrations have conflicts of interest. It’s unfair to hold the Trump administration to an unusually high standard just because many administration members happen to have come from the for-profit world, and therefore still have ties to it.