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

Congressional Correspondence: 110th 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:

11/13/2008

Letter to the Commission on Wartime Contracting, 2008pdf
Letter to the Commission on Wartime Contracting regarding the effect of the executive branch ethics rules on a commissioner of this legislative commission.

04/22/2008

Letter to House Transmitting OGE's Proposal to Amend EIGA, 2008pdf
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

04/22/2008

Letter to Senate Transmitting OGE's Proposal to Amend EIGA, 2008pdf
Letter to the Senate Transmitting OGE’s Proposal to Amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 by Streamlining and Simplifying Financial Disclosures

04/21/2008

Speaker Pelosi Letter Regarding a Bill Amending FACA, 2008pdf
Letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi Regarding a Bill Amending FACA that Creates New Requirements for Special Government Employees and Representatives

12/10/2007

Letter to Representative John Dingell Regarding H.R. 4040, the Consumer Product Safety Modernization Act of 2007, which Precludes CPSC Employees from Accepting Certain Giftspdf
Letter to Representative John Dingell Regarding H.R. 4040, the Consumer Product Safety Modernization Act of 2007, which Precludes CPSC Employees from Accepting Certain Gifts

10/29/2007

Letter to Sen. Levin and Rep. Skelton Regarding H.R. 1585, 2007pdf
Letter to Senator Carl Levin and Representative Ike Skelton Regarding H.R. 1585 (Defense Authorization) that Requires Contractors to report Information about their Ethics Programs

08/28/2007

Letter to Sen. Kennedy and Others Regarding Prohibition on Supplementation of Salary, 2007pdf
Letter to Senator Edward Kennedy and Others Regarding the Prohibition on Supplementation of Salary in 18 U.S.C. 209 being Amended to Permit Employee Participation in Student Loan Forgiveness Programs

06/20/2007

Sen. Coburn Letter Regarding OGE's Motivation for Writing, 2007pdf
Letter to Senator Tom Coburn Regarding OGE’s Motivation for Writing the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee about his Floor Amendment

06/05/2007

Letter to Sens. Inouye and Stevens Regarding S. 761, 2007pdf
Letter to Senators Daniel Inouye and Ted Stevens Regarding S. 761, the America Competes Act, which Creates New Conflicts of Interest Requirements for Federal Contractors

02/23/2007

Rep. Waxman Letter Regarding H.R. 984, 2007pdf
Letter to Representative Henry Waxman Regarding H.R. 984, the Executive Branch Reform Act of 2007, which Creates New Disclosure Requirements and Post-Employment Restrictions