Wendy McCord answered 2017-09-20 10:03:33 -0400Q: Please explain your answer here.
A: A leader with integrity will behave in a manner befitting a leadership position. S/he will ensure that they have appropriate advisors, because to do otherwise would lack integrity. Most importantly, we can trust that a leader with integrity will do their best to make tough decisions with appropriate care & consideration of all affected parties.
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Wendy McCord commented on We are a Respectful Party 2017-01-17 21:14:04 -0500I am curious what folks think of the complete failure of the president elect to address concerns about conflicts of interest.
I support passage of the American Anti-Corruption Act -- model legislation designed as a standard for action to blunt the corrupting effect of political contributions at the the local, state and federal level.
I believe lobbying and ethics laws must be reformed; political fundraising must be transparent and donors must be publicly disclosed; and a system of citizen-funded elections must be installed.
I endorse all efforts to reverse the Supreme Court's decisions in the Citizens United and McCutcheon cases, and pledge to do all I can as a citizen to return control of my government to the hands of The People.
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