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Friday, October 30, 2009

Ethics Probes Touch Many Congressmen

“House ethics investigators have been scrutinizing the activities of more than 30 lawmakers and several aides in inquiries about issues including defense lobbying and corporate influence peddling, according to a confidential House ethics committee report prepared in July.” (Washington Post, Friday)

Being a member of Congress is at least prima facie evidence of unethical behavior.

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“Adam Smith: Moral Philosopher” by James R. Otteson

  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.