Skip to main content

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Norman Eisen

Norman Eisen

Norman Eisen is chairman and co-founder of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) and a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution. He served as chief ethics lawyer for President Obama and later as U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic.

Articles by this author

 

The Next Installment of the Jan. 6 Committee Could Be Pivotal

The committee's task for its next hearing is to continue confronting its toughest obstacle: amassing conclusive evidence of Trump's intent to overturn the 2020 election on January 6.

Fred Wertheimer ·


What the Manafort Verdict Means

It’s Robert Mueller’s biggest victory yet, in one of the most successful special counsel investigations in history

Noah Bookbinder ·


Trump Has Given Us the Ultimate Chinese Import: American Princelings

Princelings Donald Jr. and Eric run President Trump’s worldwide business enterprises, although the president still owns and profits from his businesses

Fred Wertheimer ·


We Filed a Complaint About Trump’s Ethics. Giuliani Made it Possible.

Lawyers are supposed to help their clients, not put them in jeopardy.

Norman Eisen ·


Trump’s Saturday Night Massacre Is Happening Right Before Our Eyes

The aim of the campaign against the Mueller investigation and the FBI is clear: Obstructing justice.

Norman Eisen ·


Kushner’s Use of Personal Email is No Minor Error

"The role of transparency in a democracy cannot be overstated."

Norman Eisen ·



Firing Comey Is Worse Than Breaking a Law

Trump is putting himself above justice in a fundamental challenge to our system

Laurence Tribe ·

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Common Dreams Logo