Las Vegas Review-Journal: Ethics panel ‘never received’ complaint against Reid

Cause of Action went public this week saying the committee had never responded to its complaint filed Dec. 16.

Politico: Conservative group: Ethics panel ignored Reid complaint

Washington nonprofit Cause of Action is alleging that the Senate Ethics Committee ignored a 2013 ethics complaint about Senator Harry Reid


Read the full story: Fox News Watchdog group Cause of Action is calling on a Senate Ethics panel to respond to a complaint it filed against Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in 2013. At the center of the complaint is Reid’s alleged use of his political clout to lobby U.S. […]

Cause of Action Calls on Senate Ethics Committee to Answer for Failure to Respond to Ethics Complaint Against Sen. Harry Reid

The complaint highlighted Senator Reid’s use of political clout to lobby USCIS to approve EB-5 visa petitions for an entity represented by the Reid’s son.

Charles Edwards Under Investigation by CIGIE for Misconduct

Cause of Action’s own two-year investigation into Charles Edwards prompted us to raise concerns to President Obama about complaints filed about his misconduct

Cause of Action responds to resignation of DHS Deputy IG Charles Edwards

Cause of Action, a government accountability group which has investigated Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Deputy Inspector General (IG) Charles Edwards, issued the following response to his resignation. Executive Director Dan Epstein: “Cause of Action has investigated Charles Edwards for two years, working with information from credible insiders, and filing […]

CoA requests investigation of Sen. Harry Reid, USCIS in EB-5 abuse

In light of Senator Harry Reid’s (D-NV) expected nomination announcement of Alejandro Mayorkas as Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Cause of Action (CoA) sent a request for investigation to Chairwoman Barbara Boxer (D-CA) of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics, calling for the investigation of Senator […]

Statement: Cause of Action on Mayorkas’ Pending Deputy Secretary Nomination

Cause of Action, a government accountability group, sent a letter to Chairman Darrell Issa of the House Committee on Oversight and Government reform urging the committee to examine the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ (USCIS) oversight of the EB-5 visa Pilot Program. Cause of Action issued the following statement in response to […]

Related Documents: GreenTech Automotive

FOIA Productions U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Gulf Coast Funds Management EB-5 Regional Center Mississippi Development Authority FOIA Request (April 15, 2013) Documents (April 26, 2013) Memorandum of Understanding Office of the Mississippi Secretary of State FOIA Request (May 14, 2013) Documents (May 20, 2013) Mississippi Department of Archives and History Emails regarding GreenTech […]

Washington Post: Senators call for resignation of embattled Homeland Security auditor

Read the full story here: Washington Post The government watchdog group Cause of Action wrote to Obama in July asking him to fire Edwards. The organization applauded Wednesday’s bipartisan call for the inspector general’s resignation.   “The complete lack of transparency and accountability at [the Department of Homeland Security] must come […]