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Lisa Gilbert

Lisa Gilbert

Lisa Gilbert is the director of Public Citizen's Congress Watch division.

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Why It's Obvious Members of Congress Should Not Be Trading Stocks

It's long past time for our nation to modernize federal ethics laws and regulations to meet the expectations of the overwhelming majority of Americans who want to end corruption in public office.

Brett Edkins ·


Only Oversight of Oversight Will Keep Profiteers From Siphoning Stimulus Money Into Their Own Wallets

Just how much money is in the CARES Act? At $1 per second, it would take 60,000 years to hand it all out.

Lisa Gilbert ·


Impeach Trump? Yes. But Don't Forget Complicity of McConnell and GOP

The party's silence makes it partly responsible for the fact that at the helm of the country is a corrupt and craven want-to-be autocrat who tramples the Constitution on a regular basis.

Lisa Gilbert ·


Deregulation of Wall Street Is Plain and Simple Corruption

Tens year after the financial crash, and in the two years since Trump took power, here's how Wall Street banks cashed in on their political spending and lobbying efforts

Lisa Gilbert ·



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