House Ethics Committee extends Rep. Gutierrez review

The House Ethics Committee announced Monday that it is extending its review of Chicago Congressman Luis Gutierrez.

The announcement comes from a report produced by the Independent Office of Congressional Ethics.

The OCE found that Gutierrez used his official budget to pay nearly $600,000 to The Scofield Company for training and other “non-legislative”assistance.

The company’s senior partner, Doug Scofield, is a former Gutierrez chief of staff.

The Congressman’s reps released a statement Monday saying they would continue to “cooperate fully” with the review.

DOWNLOAD – OCE Report on Rep. Gutierrez

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment

  • Andrea

    he's been sliming out of being indicted for years. hopefully, the feds wont be intimidated by his Hispanic-ness and do the right thing

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 688 other followers