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

Congressional Correspondence: 113th 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:

11/17/2014

Letters to Congress Transmitting OGE’s Annual Financial Report for FY 2014pdf
Letters to President of the Senate Joseph Biden, Jr., Speaker John Boehner, and Others transmitting a copy of OGE’s Annual Financial Report for FY 2014. 

07/23/2014

Letter to Rep. Ander Crenshaw Transmitting Fifth E-Filing Expenditure Report to Congresspdf
Letter to Representative Ander Crenshaw, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, providing the fifth quarterly spending report on OGE’s development of the e-filing system mandated by section 11(b) of the STOCK Act

04/23/2014

Letter to Rep. Ander Crenshaw Transmitting Fourth E-Filing Expenditure Report to Congresspdf
Letter to Representative Ander Crenshaw, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, providing the fourth quarterly spending report on OGE’s development of the e-filing system mandated by section 11(b) of the STOCK Act

03/11/2014

Letters to Congress Transmitting OGE's Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2014-2018pdf
Letters to the President of the Senate, President Pro Tempore, and Speaker of the House of Representatives transmitting OGE's strategic plan for fiscal years 2014-2018.

03/10/2014

Letter to Sen. Mikulski Transmitting OGE's FY 2015 Budget Justificationpdf
Letter to OGE's congressional appropriations and oversight committees and subcommittees transmitting OGE's FY 2015 budget justification and annual performance plan.

01/23/2014

Letter to Rep. Ander Crenshaw Transmitting Third E-Filing Expenditure Report to Congresspdf
Letter to Representative Ander Crenshaw, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, providing the third quarterly spending report on OGE’s development of the e-filing system mandated by section 11(b) of the STOCK Act

12/18/2013

Letters to Sen. Carper and Rep. Issa Regarding Proposed Changes to OGE-GOVT 1pdf
Letters to Senator Thomas R. Carper, Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, and Representative Darrell Issa, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, notifying Congress of proposed updates to the Privacy Act System of Records for executive branch public financial disclosure reports (OGE-GOVT 1)

12/18/2013

Letters to the Chairmen of OGE’s Oversight Committees Regarding the Time Needed to Implement an Executive Branch e-Filing Systempdf
Letters to Senator Thomas R. Carper, Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, and Representative Darrell Issa, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, notifying Congress of the time needed to implement the executive branch public financial disclosure e-filing system as required by the STOCK Act

12/16/2013

Letters to Congress Transmitting OGE's Performance Accountability Report for FY 2013pdf
Letters to President of the Senate Joseph Biden, Jr., Speaker John Boehner, and Others transmitting a copy of OGE’s Performance Accountability Report for FY 2013

11/07/2013

Letter to Rep. Crenshaw Providing a Fiscal Year 2013, Quarter 4 Spending Report for e-Filing Implementationpdf
Letter to Representative Ander Crenshaw, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, providing a quarterly spending report on OGE’s development of the e-filing system mandated by section 11(b) of the STOCK Act  

08/07/2013

Letter to Representative Issa regarding SGEs and outside activitiespdf
Letter to Representative Darrell Issa, House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, regarding the rules governing special Government employees and the outside employment of executive branch employees

07/29/2013

Letters to Sen. Carper and others Transmitting OGE's Draft FY 2014-2017 Strategic Planpdf
Letters to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of OGE's oversight and appropriations committees and subcommittees providing, and requesting comment on, OGE's Draft Strategic Plan for FY 2014-2017.

07/17/2013

Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Governmentpdf
Letter to the Honorable Ander Crenshaw, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, regarding OGE’s efforts to implement the requirements of the STOCK Act and OGE's e-filing development activities for quarter three, fiscal year 2013

07/16/2013

Letters to Rep. Frank Wolf and Sen. Mark Warner Addressing Contractor Concerns About OGE’s Development of an e-Filing Systempdf
Letters to Representative Frank Wolf and Senator Mark Warner addressing concerns raised by a contractor regarding OGE’s development of an e-filing system as required by Section 11(b) of the STOCK Act

04/10/2013

Letters to Sen. Mikulski and others Transmitting OGE's FY 2014 Congressional Budget Justification and Annual Performance Planpdf
Letters to the Chairwoman and Chairman of the Senate and House Appropriations Committees and Others transmitting a copy of OGE’s FY 2014 Congressional Budget Justification and Annual Performance Plan. 

04/05/2013

Letter to Sens. Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, and Reps. John A. Boehner and Nancy Pelosipdf
Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Honorable Mitch McConnell, Honorable John A. Boehner, and Honorable Nancy Pelosi concurring with the National Academy of Public Administration report recommendation to indefinitely suspend a STOCK ACT provision that would require online posting of the personal financial data of approximately 28,000 federal employees  

01/18/2013

Letters to Rep. Boehner and others Transmitting OGE's Performance Accountability Report for FY 2012pdf
Letters to President of the Senate Joseph Biden, Jr., Speaker John Boehner, and Others transmitting a copy of OGE’s Performance Accountability Report for FY 2012