New York Post: “Donald Trump released a government ethics reform plan Monday night, an initiative he claims will shake up the status quo in the nation’s capital. “It’s time to drain the swamp in Washington, D.C.,” Trump said in a statement accompanying the five-point plan.” (New York Post, 10/18/16) 

Business Insider: “Donald Trump is calling for ethics reform to ‘drain the swamp in Washington D.C.’”…announced plans to tackle the corruption in Washington.” (Business Insider, 10/17/16) 

Breitbart: “Trump Proposes Government Ethics Reforms: ‘It Is Time to Drain the Swamp in Washington, D.C.’” (Breitbart, 10/17/16)

Lifezette: “Donald Trump unveiled a detailed ethics reform plan to help “drain the swamp in Washington, D.C.” and redeem the corrupt political arena during a rally Monday evening in Green Bay, Wisconsin.” (Lifezette, 10/17/16)

Washington Examiner: “GOP nominee Donald Trump unveiled a five-point plan for ethics reform to “drain the swamp in Washington, D.C.” on Monday night.” (Washington Examiner, 10/17/16)

AP: “Donald Trump: Will end government corruption if elected president” (CNBC, 10/17/16)

trumpcheered_small2 TRUMP’S ETHICS REFORM TO ‘DRAIN THE SWAMP IN WASHINGTON D.C.’ WINS PRAISE Trump  Daily Caller: “making a serious ethics reform proposal here.” (Daily Caller, 10/17/16)

The Guardian’s Ben Jacobs: “Trump actually proposed substantive ethics reform proposals tonight.” (Twitter, 10/17/16)

Fox‘s Howard Kurtz: “Trump proposes government ethics reforms, tightening restrictions on lobbying, fundraising. Usually a Democratic issue. Interesting move” (Twitter, 10/17/16)

Wall Street Journal‘s Michael Bender: “Trump has long targeted lobbyists, but only talked about it in terms of how affected his campaign. He called for broader changes tonight” (Twitter, 10/17/16)

Politico: “While Trump has long portrayed himself as less beholden to special interests than career politicians, the plan, unveiled at a rally in Green Bay, is his first detailed proposal to curtail Washington’s influence industry.” (Politico, 10/17/16)

CNN:Trump calls for government ethics reforms…[took] what he deems a “rigged system” a step further on Monday and called for a series of ethics reforms aimed at tackling corruption in Washington, including tighter restrictions on members of Congress and White House officials taking on jobs as lobbyists.” (CNN, 10/17/16)

Wall Street Journal: “Donald Trump on Monday outlined a package of “ethics reforms” that he said he would push for if elected…Mr. Trump pointed to his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, as an example of why such reforms are needed, citing contributions from foreign governments to the Clinton family foundation.” (WSJ, 10/17/16)

NBC News: “Donald Trump Monday proposed a five-piece package of government ethics reforms while attacking Hillary Clinton as corrupt for allegations of a “quid pro quo” between the FBI and State Department.” (NBC News, 10/17/16)

Winchester News: “Donald Trump said at a campaign rally in Wisconsin Monday that Hillary Clinton’s email scandal is ‘worse than Watergate.’ He also outlined a number of ethics reform proposals that would set new limits on lobbyists.” (Winchester News Gazette, 10/17/16)

The Boston Globe: “Trump vows to ‘end government corruption’ if he’s elected” (The Boston Globe, 10/17/16)