Ethics:

Campaign finance lawyer Brett Kappel discusses loopholes in reform measures

With the House already having voted on ethics reform and the Senate taking the final steps to pass its own set of reforms, many Washington insiders are wondering just how much of an effect the new rules will have on the day-to-day interactions between lobbyists and lawmakers. During today's OnPoint, Brett Kappel, an attorney in the government relations and lobbying practice group at Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease, discusses the effect of new ethics rules. He talks about the corporate community's reaction to the new rules and discusses the importance of enforcement and oversight.