• Ethics Report: Mullin must return $40,000 mistakenly paid to him


    TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:

    • The Congressional Ethics Committee said Oklahoma Rep. Markwayne Mullin can no longer appear in advertisements for his family business.
    • It also determined he "must return $40,000 mistakenly paid to him in 2013 by a company that he transferred to his wife in 2012."
    • According to the report, "an accounting error led Representative Mullin to inadvertently fail to fully follow part of the Committee’s advice."
    • The committee was investigating any potential conflicts of interest, at Mullin’s request.
    • All members of Congress have been warned to no longer advertise or endorse products in which they have a financial interest.
    • Read the full report here.

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