“December is a minefield for members of Congress or the administration and federal employees who walk into a reception and have to ask themselves, ‘Is that chicken wrap compliant with 5 C.F.R. Sec. 2635 Part 203?’ That would be one of the many guidelines that govern what gifts can be accepted -- including what’s okay to eat and drink at a social gathering,” writes Roxanne Roberts in a story in today’s Post about how ethics rules affect parties and partygoers.

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Ethics rules can restrict members of Congress during party time