Trump White House Lies to Protect Federal Lawbreaker Kellyanne Conway

White House aide Conway violated Hatch Act Office of Special Counsel

White House aide Conway violated Hatch Act Office of Special Counsel

Jones went on to defeat Moore in an upset.

While the debate over Comey's actions and cases like Conway's receive the lion's share of attention, the act is a routine boundary for rank-and-file government employees, who have to follow specific protocols to keep political beliefs from being perceived to affect the performance of the government.

The White House Counsel's office had maintained Conway's remarks were part of a broader discussion on the prospects for the president's agenda, and were not intended as advocacy for or against a candidate.

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Prior to Conway, the OSC issued a warning to United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley for retweeting Trump's endorsement of Republican congressional candidate Ralph Norman in South Carolina-a state the ambassador presided over as governor. "He is awful for property owners", she said in a morning interview on Fox News. "He's out of step for Alabama voters, according to the president". In the CNN interview which is included at the above link, Chris Cuomo wanted answers as to why Trump endorsed Roy Moore despite allegations of sexual assault, a topic that reflected more on the president than the election itself anyway. He'll be a vote against tax cuts, he's weak on crime, weak on borders, he's strong on raising your taxes, he's awful for property owners, and Doug Jones is a doctrinaire liberal - which is why he's not saying anything and why the media are trying to boost him'. Weak on borders. He's strong on raising your taxes. "He's awful for property owners", she said. And Doug Jones is a doctrinaire liberal, which is why he's not saying anything and why the media are trying to boost him.

Asked about his views on the disputed meeting on June 9th, 2016 in Trump Tower, at which Donald Trump jnr and others met Russian individuals having been promised incriminating information about Hillary Clinton, Mr Nunberg said he believed that then presidential-candidate Donald Trump had known about the meetings.

The Office of Special Counsel - not to be confused with the Department of Justice's special counsel investigation led by Robert Mueller - is a unique government body charged with enforcing a handful of rules, including the Hatch Act.

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In that interview, Chris Cuomo actually warned Conway to "be careful about the Hatch Act".

The White House responded to the OSC in a statement Tuesday denying that Conway's remarks previous year on Fox and CNN were any more than an "obvious" statement of Trump's views.

Walter Shaub, the former head of the Office of Government Ethics under Presidents Barack Obama and Trump, argued that the violations were indisputable.

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In an Orwellian twist, the statement concludes by asserting that Conway's violation of the Hatch Act illustrates her desire to comply with the Hatch Act.

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