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Coalition for Integrity Releases Report on Stimulus Oversight

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The Coalition for Integrity is proud to release a report entitled Oversight is Better than Hindsight: Anti-Corruption Recommendations for the CARES Act. The report examines current oversight provisions in the COVID-19 stimulus, identifies gaps that exist, and proposes solutions for more effective oversight. Read our press release here and the report here.

Leading from the Top: An Ethics Plan for Presidential Candidates

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The Coalition for Integrity is proud to release Leading from the Top: An Ethics Plan for Presidential Candidates. This report examines holes in current ethics law, including the weakness of the Office of Government Ethics, issues with whistleblower protection, and gaps in federal conflict of interest law. Read it here.

Coalition for Integrity CEO Shruti Shah Quoted in New Republic

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Shruti Shah, President and CEO of Coalition for Integrity, was recently quoted in an article in the New Republic discussing ongoing waste at the Pentagon. Read the article here.

Coalition for Integrity CEO Shruti Shah on Need for COVID-19 Oversight

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C4I CEO Shruti Shah recently discussed the potential for fraud in the COVID-19 stimulus package on the Allen & Overy podcast. Listen to it here.

Shruti Shah Letter on COVID-19 Transparency

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C4I President and CEO Shruti Shah recently published a letter to the editors of the Washington Post urging leadership and transparency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the letter here.

Coalition for Integrity on COVID-19 Oversight

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Coalition for Integrity recently published a piece in The Global Anticorruption Blog on integrity and oversight in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially related to recent stimulus packages. Read the post here.

Call for Nominations: 2020 Integrity Award and Corporate Leadership Award

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The Integrity Award is designed to recognize contributions by an individual or organization to the advancement of the fight against corruption and to the promotion of transparency and accountability within business, government and civil society in the United States or abroad. The previous recipients of the Integrity Award are United States Representative Carolyn Maloney, United States Senator Chuck Grassley, William F. Browder, CEO & Founder, Hermitage Capital Management, the late United States Senator John McCain, former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, former President Jimmy Carter, Sir James D. Wolfensohn, former President of The World Bank Group, former U.S. Senator Richard G. Lugar, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Paul Volcker.

The Coalition for Integrity Corporate Leadership Award is designed to recognize leadership level contributions by a company to corporate anti-corruption compliance, transparency, business ethics and integrity, including internal innovations and contributions in shaping collective action initiatives with other industry members. Previous recipients of the Corporate Leadership Award are FedEx, Parsons Corporation, Bechtel Group, Inc., General Electric, The Coca-Cola Company, Fluor Corporation, Raytheon Company and PepsiCo.

The awards will be presented at the Coalition for Integrity’s 2020 Integrity Award Dinner, the signature fundraising and anti-corruption awareness raising event of the Coalition for Integrity.

To be eligible, the individual or organization, in addition to having a reputation for integrity, must have a demonstrated and sustained track record of actions and ideas relating to the promotion of ethics and integrity, anti-corruption programs and/or corporate social responsibility in the U.S and/or internationally.

Nominations may be submitted by a person(s) or organizations(s). To be eligible for consideration, a nomination form with details of the nominee, the person or organization submitting the nomination, and the reasons for the nomination must be submitted. The deadline for submission of nominations is July 31, 2020.

The Integrity Award nomination form is available here, and the Corporate Leadership Award nomination form is available here.

To review the award nomination guidelines, please click here.

Call for Nominations: 2020 Integrity Award and Corporate Leadership Award

Posted on by Alex Amico

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coalition for Integrity is heartened by the displays of courage and integrity among so many officials and workers in the relief effort. In this spirit, we are pleased to announce a call for nominations for our 2020 Integrity Award and Corporate Leadership Award. Read more here.

Coalition for Integrity’s Evaluation of United States’ Foreign Bribery Enforcement

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The Coalition for Integrity has submitted comments to the OECD in connection with the Phase 4 Evaluation of the United States’ Implementation of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention. Read the comments here.

Coalition for Integrity Sends Letter to National Economic Council

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Coalition for Integrity sent a letter to Director of National Economic Council Larry Kudlow emphasizing support for the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and emphasizing that now is not the time to send the signal that the U.S. is reconsidering or might even weaken the FCPA.  Rather, now is the time to  push for strong and consistent enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and press major economic competitors such as China and India to become signatories to and enforce the obligations of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention. Read more here.