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Ensign Investigation

Tom Coburn: John Ensign Ethics Report 'Inaccurate'

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. Tom Coburn on Thursday decried as "totally inaccurate" an account by the Senate ethics panel of his role in negotiations invol...

John Ensign's Legal Troubles Far From Over

Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

By Murray Waas It was one of the most high-profile investigations of a senator in years: John Ensign of Nevada had conducted an affair with his...

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John Ensign Lied To FEC, Violated Campaign Finance Laws, Obstructed Investigation: Senate Ethics Panel

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) violated campaign finance laws and conspired against lobbying laws while he was in office, leaders of t...

John Ensign Investigation Addressed By Ethics Committee Leaders

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 07.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former Sen. John Ensign of Nevada broke federal law, made false statements to the Federal Election Commission and obstructed a Sena...

Timing Of Ensign Resignation Raises Questions

AP/The Huffington Post | CRISTINA SILVA | Posted 06.23.2011 | Politics

LAS VEGAS -- The resignation this week by U.S. Sen. John Ensign raised questions about what an ongoing Senate ethics probe has uncovered, while also m...

GOP Senator Talks Privately To Senate Ethics Investigators About Ensign Sex Scandal

Politico | John Bresnahan & Manu Raju | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn was recently interviewed by Senate investigators about Sen. John Ensign's sex scandal, the latest sign that the Senate ethics...

Senate Ethics Committee Moves Ahead On John Ensign Investigation

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate ethics committee on Tuesday named a special counsel to investigate Sen. John Ensign, whose affair with a campaign aide l...

John Ensign's Reelection Fate May Be Determined By Behind-The-Scenes Forces, Including Harry Reid

The Las Vegas Sun | Karoun Demirjian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John Ensign may have taken some severe hits to his campaign operation, his war chest and his reputation, but with the Justice Department's inquir...

John Ensign Says He's No Longer Target Of Justice Department Probe

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is no longer targeting Sen. John Ensign in a criminal investigation arising from his affair with a former ca...

John Ensign Could Be In Big Trouble In 2012

The Las Vegas Sun | Karoun Demirjian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Sen. John Ensign began last week with a declaration of his 2012 candidacy that earned him more raised eyebrows than ravenous applause, he got a mom...

Tom Coburn Aiding Justice Department Investigation Of John Ensign

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. Tom Coburn is providing information to the Justice Department for its investigation into whether Nevada Sen. John Ensign broke...

Ensign Confronted Outside Office By CNN, Denies Affair Wrongdoing (VIDEO)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. John Ensign said Tuesday that he complied with Senate ethics rules and the law when he arranged a "soft landing" as a lobbyist...

Ensign Investigation Confirmed By Barbara Boxer

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The second-ranking Senate Republican offered no support Sunday for embattled Sen. John Ensign, facing renewed criticism over an ext...