Statement of the Acting Chairman and Acting Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics Regarding the Matter of Representative Maxine Waters

Jun 6, 2012

            Today, acting Chairman Bob Goodlatte, and acting Ranking Member John Yarmuth, informed Representative Waters of the unanimous findings of the Committee on Ethics that no due process rights of Representative Waters have been violated by the Committee in the previous or current Congress. 

            The Committee, pursuant to Committee Rule 7(d), has unanimously authorized the public disclosure of the Committee’s letter to Representative Waters addressing the concerns raised regarding Representative Waters’ due process rights.