United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

Congressional Correspondence: 108th Congress

Through formal correspondence to Congress, OGE communicates its substantive views on legislative proposals, transmits its own legislative proposals, responds to written congressional inquiries, and transmits performance and other required information.


select Congress:

11/09/2004

Letter to Rep. Davis Regarding Status of Request from Senior Executive Association for Advisory Opinion, 2004pdf
Letter to Representative Tom Davis Regarding the Status of a Request from the Senior Executives Association for an Advisory Opinion about 18 U.S.C. 208

09/01/2004

Letter to Sen. Lieberman Regarding OGE's Review of a Report by IG, 2004pdf
Letter to Senator Joseph Lieberman Regarding OGE’s Review of a Report by the Inspector General for the Department of the Interior

07/19/2004

Letter to Rep. Davis Regarding Recommendations made in a GAO Report about FACA, 2004pdf
Letter to Representative Tom Davis Regarding Recommendations made in a General Accounting Office Report about Ensuring Independence in Federal Advisory Committees

07/19/2004

Letter to Sen. Collins Regarding Recommendations made in a GAO Report about FACA, 2004pdf
Letter to Senator Susan Collins Regarding Recommendations made in a General Accounting Office Report about Ensuring Independence in Federal Advisory Committees

11/21/2003

Letter to Sens. Hollings and McCain Regarding S. 1264, Senior Employees, 2003pdf
Letter to Senator Ernest Hollings and John McCain Regarding S. 1264 (Reauthorizing the FCC) that Deals with Senior Employees for Purposes of 18 U.S.C. 207 Post-Employment Restrictions

11/20/2003

Letter to Rep. Conyers Regarding Comments Made in a Press Statement, 2003pdf
Letter to Representative John Conyers Regarding Comments He made in a Press Statement on Conflicts of Interest Laws as They Apply to Special Government Employees

10/30/2003

Letter to Sen. Stevens and Others Regarding Annual Technology Security Review, 2003pdf
Letter to Senator Ted Stevens and Others Regarding Annual Technology Security Review for OGE

10/30/2003

Letter to Rep. Young and Others Regarding Annual Technology Security Review, 2003pdf
Letter to Representative C.W. Young and Others Regarding Annual Technology Security Review for OGE

10/29/2003

Letter to Reps. Tauzin and Greenwood Transmitting Ethics Report on NIH, 2003pdf
Letter to Representatives W.J. Tauzin and James Greenwood Transmitting the Complete 1987 Review Report of the Ethics Program at the National Institutes of Health

09/05/2003

Letter to Sen. Sarbanes Regarding Financial Holdings of Mark Brickell, 2003pdf
Letter to Senator Paul Sarbanes Regarding the Financial Holdings of Mr. Mark Brickell, Nominee for the Position of Director of the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight

08/01/2003

Letter to Senate Regarding OGE's Inventories of Commercial and Governmental Activities, 2003pdf
Letter to the Senate Transmitting OGE's Inventories of Commercial and Inherently Governmental Activities, Pursuant to the Federal Inventory Reform Act

08/01/2003

Letter to House Transmitting OGE's Inventories of Commercial and Governmental Activities, 2003pdf
Letter to the House of Representatives Transmitting OGE's Inventories of Commercial and Inherently Governmental Activities, Pursuant to the Federal Inventory Reform Act

07/16/2003

Letter to Senate Transmitting OGE's Proposal to Amend EIGA, 2003pdf
Letter to the SenateTransmitting OGE’s Proposal to Amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 by Streamlining and Simplifying Financial Disclosures

07/16/2003

Letter to House Transmitting OGE's Proposal to Amend EIGA, 2003pdf
Letter to the House of Representatives Transmitting OGE’s Proposal to Amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 by Streamlining and Simplifying Financial Disclosures

07/09/2003

Letter to Reps. Hunter and Skelton Regarding H.R. 1588, 2003pdf
Letter to Representatives Duncan Hunter and Ike Skelton Regarding H.R. 1588 (Defense Authorization), which would Add Restrictions Duplicating the Standards of Conduct

07/09/2003

Letter to Sens. Warner and Levin Regarding H.R. 1588, 2003pdf
Letter to Senators John Warner and Carl Levin Regarding H.R. 1588 (Defense Authorization), which would Add Restrictions Duplicating the Standards of Conduct

05/07/2003

Letter to Sen. Feingold Regarding Hiring of Former Acting Administrator of FAA, 2003pdf
Letter to Senator Russ Feingold Regarding the Hiring of the Former Acting Administrator of the FAA to a Position in a Private Company and the Applicability of 18 U.S.C. 207 Post-Employment Restrictions

04/07/2003

Letter to Speaker Hastert Transmitting Performance Accountability Report for 2002, 2003pdf
Letter to Speaker Dennis Hastert Transmitting a Copy of OGE’s Performance Accountability Report for FY 2002