January 3, 2017/Press Release

Why Did the Missouri Republican Delegation Seek to Secretly Gut Congressional Ethics Office?

When Republican members of the U.S. House seek to kick off the new Congress by heading into a closed-door meeting and taking a secret vote to gut ethics rules, it’s pretty clear who they’re looking out for—themselves. Missouri’s House Republicans owe voters an explanation for why they thought secretly reducing accountability and transparency was in the best interest of Missourians.”

Missouri Democratic Party Chair Stephen Webber