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conflict-of-interest

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  • She then argued that Perry had a conflict-of-interest because one of his top staffers was a lobbyist for Merck, the drug company that manufactured the vaccine.

    Michele Bachmann Slams Rick Perry Over HPV Vaccine (VIDEO)

  • Associated Press A scandal involving Senate aide Bobby Baker, right, being questioned by a Senate committee in 1964, led to Congress's conflict-of-interest rules.

    Government Jobs, Outside Income

  • Congress's conflict-of-interest rules stem from a scandal in the 1960s involving a top Democratic aide in the Senate, Bobby Baker, who was accused of using his office for financial gain by, among other things, running a string of vending machines on Capitol Hill.

    Government Jobs, Outside Income

  • WASHINGTON—The Securities and Exchange Commission's internal watchdog asked the Justice Department to investigate whether the SEC's former top lawyer violated criminal conflict-of-interest laws.

    SEC Watchdog Requests Probe

  • House Republicans showed remarkable forbearance yesterday toward SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro over an ethics flap involving the Bernie Madoff case and conflict-of-interest laws.

    The SEC's Ethics

  • Ms. Schapiro has directed the SEC's internal watchdog to conduct an investigation of the matter and has ordered a review of the agency's conflict-of-interest policies.

    Panel Presses SEC on Ethics

  • “Open Minded” is just plagiarizing Jeffrey Goldberg, who is a walking conflict-of-interest on this topic.

    Matthew Yglesias » Olmert Claims to Control US Foreign Policy

  • Loeffler resigned as a volunteer from the McCain campaign in May 2008 after it established conflict-of-interest policies regarding lobbyists and foreign agents.

    The Center for Public Integrity: Former Huntsman campaign advisor now fundraising for pro-Huntsman Super PAC

  • SEC chief Schapiro has ordered a review of conflict-of-interest policies amid a furor over her handling of an ex-general counsel whose mother had invested with Madoff.

    What's News: Business & Finance

  • Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro told lawmakers that she has ordered a review of the agency's conflict-of-interest policies in response to escalating controversy over her handling of a former SEC general counsel whose mother invested money with Bernard Madoff .

    Schapiro Defends Against GOP Fire

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