Deuteronomy 1:17 Ye shall not respect persons in judgment; but ye shall hear the small as well as the great; ye shall not be afraid of the face of man; for the judgment is God’s
Wait, that verse doesn't seem to favor large corporations and powerful special interest groups who offer croney benefits at all.
I think many in our government have left the teachings in this verse this long ago. Mere "ethics" will never substitute for devotion to God and his commandments. You cannot abandon the only rock on which man can build and end up with government that respects the finer points of God's requirements, such as the one found in Deuteronomy 1:17.