Ethics director, vocal critic of Trump administration, to step down

Photo of former ethics director Walter Shaub. Photo courtesy of U.S. Office of Government Ethics The director of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics is resigning. In a letter posted to Twitter on Thursday, Walter Shaub, a 2013 appointee of former President Barack Obama, said he would step down from his position July 19. There should be an embedded item here. Please visit the original post to view it. Shaub wrote that in his absence the office would remain “committed to protecting...

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