Despite the divergence of opinion regarding the Ethics in Government Act, it appears there is a growing public consensus that the Act is genuinely and seriously flawed. Whether these flaws can be corrected is in serious doubt.
Orrin G. Hatch,
The Independent Counsel Statute and Questions About Its Future,
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