Members of our Supreme Court have the least amount of transparency when it comes to financial disclosure.
Shouldn’t members of the highest court be treated the same as other senior government officials?
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Senator John Kennedy are raising this question.
The Senators asked the U.S. Marshals Service for all documents related to travel by justices over the past ten years.
For some reason, Justices don’t hold themselves to disclosure standards of other federal judges, Cabinet, or members of Congress. https://t.co/7rNWk2x8FN
— Sheldon Whitehouse (@SenWhitehouse) June 8, 2021
— The Epoch Times (@EpochTimes) June 8, 2021
USA Today has more on the story:
Two members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are asking the Justice Department to provide information about where Supreme Court justices have traveled, asserting that the disclosure would improve