The Daily Beast: Aaron Schock, Politically Dead at 33


Meredith McGehee, the policy director for the Campaign Legal Center, said Schock’s “lack of awareness” illustrates how broken the ethics system is in Congress.

“In most cases the ethics training of the members and staff is just inadequate,” she said. “So often, the norm is established by what other members hear in the cloakroom or hear what they can do. And that is pretty much where they get their information.”

“It establishes what is acceptable behavior almost by anecdote,” she added.  ...

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