Walter M. Shaub Jr. receives Paul H. Douglas Award for Ethics in Government

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Walter M. Shaub Jr. receives Paul H. Douglas Award for Ethics in Government

Photo of Walter M. Shaub Jr. making acceptance remarks;

Walter M. Shaub Jr., the former director of the Office of Government Ethics, received the Paul H. Douglas Award for Ethics in Government at a presentation ceremony in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. 

Shaub was presented the award for his work in the field of government ethics, most notably during a career of more than a decade in the provides leadership and oversight of ethics in the executive branch of government. The national selection committee for the award said that Shaub worked tirelessly to keep his office focused on providing sound and correct advice on ethics to members of the executive branch of government. Shaub was director of the office from 2013 until he resigned in July 2017. He served in the office under three presidents.

Read Shaub's acceptance remarks.