- Howard Schweitzer: Republicans should see controversy over Office of Congressional Ethics as a teachable moment
- President-elect Donald Trump rightly called out the proposal's fecklessness, Schweitzer writes
Howard Schweitzer is the managing partner of Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies and former Chief Ethics Officer and general counsel at the Export-Import Bank, and served as chief operating officer of the TARP in the George W. Bush and Obama administrations. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)If there was one unambiguous bipartisan message from the outcome of the November election, it was this: It's time for business as usual to come to an end. Washington, we heard over and over again, has become too unaccountable to the voters and in the minds of many, corrupted by power.