Two rules could fix this:
1) No off-the-record conversations about pending legislation (ex parte communication). It is simply unfair... more »
Quit promoting individuals who cause problems, and terminate them.
Not only are you just causing more trouble for the section, agency, or department they are promoted to, you are also increasing their pay. and continuing to pay them for years, then they retire and you further continue to pay them.
Spend some money on investigating them and get them out. Cut ties.
Integrity for all