Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub Resigns — After Clashing With Trump

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Shaub leaving post six months early, often tangled with President Donald Trump over ethics issues

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Updated July 6, 2017 2:25 p.m. ET

Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub said Thursday he plans to resign later this month, ending a tenure that in recent months was marked by frequent tangles with the Trump administration.

“The great privilege and honor of my career has been to lead OGE’s staff and the community of ethics officials in the federal executive branch,” Mr. Shaub wrote in a letter to the president that the director posted to his Twitter account. “They are committed to protecting the principle that public service is a public trust,…

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