White House chief of staff warned on Hatch Act violation


President Biden's chief of staff has been warned for retweeting a political message on his government Twitter account The office of special counsels is Ron klain violated the Hatch Act which bans government officials from using their official roles to influence elections A conservative group led by Trump adviser Stephen Miller had complained about a retweet in May The office of special counsel said last year Miller and several other Trump officials repeatedly violated the Hatch Act with Trump's approval Biden spoke of in karine Jean Pierre often cites that law in deflecting political questions noting earlier this week I have to be careful of what I say because we do respect the Hatch Act here in this administration Sagar Meghani Washington

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