The House ethics committee announced Thursday that it would begin full investigations into two House members, Maxine Waters and Laura Richardson, but a security breach threatened to make public the names of many other members facing ethics inquiries.
The separate investigations into private financial matters of Ms.
Waters and Ms. Richardson, both California Democrats, suggest a
stepped-up effort by the ethics committee at a time when it has faced
criticisms for the slow pace of its work.
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