Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls in Government Service
Joe Simitian, who has served on a school board, city council, county board of supervisors, and in the state assembly and senate, shares the questions he tells every member of his staff they should ask themselves before making a decision:
Is it legal?
Is it ethical?
How will it look on the front page of the newspaper cast in the worst possible light?
Simitian is interviewed by Judy Nadler, senior fellow in government ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University.
October 24, 2015
How to Run an Ethical Political Campaign--and Win!
Professor Young Park New Global Jesuit Network Scholar
Professor Young Park from Sogang University in Seoul, Korea has been named Global Jesuit Network Visiting Scholar at the Ethics Center, thanks to a generous gift from Chuck and Nan Geschke.
A unique online learning opportunity to learn best practices in ethical campaign management
Ethics Center Director of Government Ethics Hana Callaghan teaches a new online course (MOOC) on campaign ethics.