Ex-Trump official penalized for violating Hatch ActThe Office of Special Counsel (OSC) on Tuesday announced a settlement with former Housing and Urban Development (HUD) official Lynne Patton, a political appointee and ally of former President Trump's, for a Hatch Act violation over a video she pro
Top Trump official barred from federal employment for 4 years for Hatch Act violation
A former Trump appointee who served as a regional administrator for the Department of Housing and Urban Development was fined $1,000 and barred from federal employment for four years for violating the Hatch Act.Why it matters: Lynne Patton, who recruited people living in the New York City Housing Authority to participate in a video later shown at the Republican National Convention, is the latest in a long list of Trump officials to violate the H…
Top Trump official punished over using federal job to create RNC video
A former high-ranking Trump official has agreed to serve a four-year bar from holding a federal job after she admitted to using her government position to help create a video used by then-President Trump during the GOP nominating convention last year.Lynne Patton, who had served as a regional administrator ...
Former Trump HUD official fined and barred from federal work over Hatch Act violation
A former Housing and Urban Development official and Trump family associate has been fined and barred from federal work for violating the Hatch Act's prohibition of use of official authority after she blurred the lines between official business and politics by producing a video for the 2020 Republican convention.
NYCHA Residents Say Former Federal Official Lynne Patton Tricked Them Into Sounding Supportive Of President Trump For RNC Video
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A former Trump official is admitting she abused her position by tricking NYCHA residents into sounding like they supported Donald Trump.NYCHA resident Carmen Quinones says she’s been a Democrat for her entire life, but last summer, she was featured in a video at the Republican National Convention.In the video, one NYCHA resident says, “Bill de Blasio and the way he has dealt with public housing residents is disgraceful … …
Former Trump HUD official fined and barred from federal employment for violating Hatch Act
A former political appointee under the Trump administration has been disciplined for using her official position to support former President Trump's reelection campaign.
Former Trump official barred from public office after admitting violating the Hatch Act on ethics
Lynne Patton was the wedding planner Donald Trump’s Eric’s wedding as she enjoyed close ties with the family
Former Trump HUD official barred from government job for 4 years over Hatch Act violation
The Office of Special Counsel said former HUD official Lynne Patton had misused her position to help the Trump campaign.
Ex-Trump Official Fined and Barred From Government Over R.N.C. Video
Lynne Patton recruited and interviewed public housing tenants in New York City for a pro-Trump re-election video. The residents accused her of tricking them into participating.
Trump HUD official disciplined for violating federal law
Lynne Patton agrees to $1,000 fine and is barred from federal employment for four years
Former Trump housing official sanctioned over campaign video
NEW YORK — A former federal official admitted she abused her authority in a publicity stunt that tricked New York City public housing residents into sounding supportive of former President Donald Trump, ethics oversight officials said Tuesday.The admission by Lynne Patton came as part of a civil settlement with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel that bars Patton from holding a federal job for four years and imposes a $1,000 fine.Patton “improper…