National Press Club

Campaign Bootcamp 2014: Ethics

Campaign Bootcamp 2014: Ethics

May 14, 2014 9:30 AM

Location: First Amendment Lounge

Campaign Boot Camp 2014: Ethics

In the next installment of our yearlong program covering the landscape of issues that come up in campaign coverage, a panel of experts will engage members of the audience in a roundtable discussion about a variety of ethics topics.

The program is free, and will be held Wednesday, May 14, starting at 9:30 a.m. in The First Amendment Lounge of the National Press Club.

Bring your questions about

· lobbying disclosure

· the Office of Congressional Ethics and ethics committees

· rules covering members travel and meals

· proper and improper uses of campaign funds

· when contributions cross a line into bribery, illegal gratuities or honest services fraud

Panelists include Meredith McGehee, Campaign Legal Center; Melanie Sloan, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington; Tom Susman, American Bar Association; and Kathy Kiely, Sunlight Foundation.

This program is presented by the National Press Club Journalism Institute and the Regional Reporters Association, with assistance from the Campaign Legal Center.

For More Information On This Event, Contact:

Nicole Hoffman