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Search Texas Ethics Commission Fines

The Texas Ethics Commission has issued more than $600,000 in fines since 2004 in response to complaints that candidates, officeholders and others violated laws governing elections, lobbying or holding political office. Search this database to review records about these fines.

Privately funded trips by members of Congress.
Privately funded trips by members of Congress.

Congressional Travel

Members of the U.S. Congress must file documents explaining any privately funded trips they or their staffers take. Explore those trips by selecting destinations, members or the groups who sponsor the travel.