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Richard Painter

Richard Painter is vice chairman of CREW and a professor at the University of Minnesota Law School. He served as chief ethics lawyer for President George W. Bush.

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Firing Comey Is Worse Than Breaking a Law

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

Laurence Tribe ·


Trump's Taxes Must be Released Before Tax Reform

It'll turn into 'the art of the steal' unless we know what taxes he pays and what breaks he uses.

Norman Eisen ·


Ethics Laws Will Sideline Jared and Ivanka

Financial disclosures show conflicts of interest on trade, taxes and Wall Street regulation.

Richard Painter ·


Trump's Unprecedented War on Ethics

The president and his Cabinet are heading for a train wreck of a magnitude unseen since Watergate.

Norman Eisen ·


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