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Senator Larry Craig

Disgraced Former GOP Senator Runs Into More Trouble

AP | JOHN MILLER | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics

BOISE, Idaho -- Former Republican U.S. Sen. Larry Craig of Idaho was sued Monday by federal election regulators who contend he misused some $217,000 i...

Larry Craig, Former Republican Senator, Opens Consulting Firm

AP | idffilskjr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has opened a consulting firm and says he's focusing on energy issues. The Idaho Republican se...

Governors Gone Wild!

Midwin Charles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Midwin Charles

The cardinal rule of a nominee is: agree with the candidate at the top of the ticket, at least until the election is won. But Palin spent the last month of the campaign disagreeing with McCain's position on, oh, everything.

Larry Craig Drops Further Appeal

AP | STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MINNEAPOLIS — Former Idaho Sen. Larry Craig has reached the end of the road in his effort to reverse his conviction in an airport bathroom sex s...

Larry Craig for VP

Robert Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert Klein

Rumors are flying out of the McCain camp that a surprising and seemingly counterintuitive choice for running mate is imminent: Larry Craig.

Larry Craig Challenger Changes Name To "Pro-Life"

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Senate candidate has legally changed his name to Pro-Life and will appear on the ballot that way this year, state election officials say. As Marvin...

Ethics Panel Says Craig Acted Improperly

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate Ethics Committee said Wednesday that Idaho Sen. Larry Craig acted improperly in connection with a men's room sex sting l...

ACLU Comes To Rescue Of Craig: Sex In Stalls Is Private

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an effort to help Sen. Larry Craig, the American Civil Liberties Union is arguing that people who have sex in public bathrooms have an expectation ...

Sam Stein

Tap, Tap: Craig Returns To Partisan Politics, Weighs In On Global Warming, Hillary

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After months of seemingly self-imposed exile, Sen. Larry Craig is tapping his foot back into the national political scene. The Idaho senator abruptly...

Sen Craig's Office Sends Email About A Lost Watch...In The Men's Room

Washington Post | Mary Ann Akers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Staffers on Capitol Hill are howling over an e-mail sent from Sen. Larry Craig's office Friday about a watch found -- guess where -- in the men's room...

Rekindled Love: GOP Lets Craig Keep His Earmarks

The Hill | Alexander Bolton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Republican leaders have backed off from pressuring Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) to resign his seat, giving the beleaguered lawmaker a glimpse of ...

Craig: Romney "Not Only Threw Me Under His Campaign Bus, He Backed Up And Ran Over Me Again

Washington Examiner | Patrick Gavin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yeas & Nays has obtained excerpts of Matt Lauer's interview of Sen. Larry Craig, and his wife, Suzanne, which will be broadcast on NBC Tuesday at 8 p....

Craig: I'm Not Gay Or Bisexual, Not That There's Anything Wrong With That

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just because he's spoken out and voted against gay rights, Larry Craig told Matt Lauer he's never felt shame about anyone else's sex life. Nor his own...

GOP Senator To Craig: Leave Immediately

CNN | Alexander Mooney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John Ensign, who chairs the Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee, made clear to CNN's Wolf Blitzer Wednesday he wants embattled Idaho Sen. La...

Larry Craig Inducted Into Idaho Hall Of Fame

AP | JOHN MILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Larry Craig was named Saturday night to the Idaho Hall of Fame, marking the Republican lawmaker's first ceremonial appearance back in his home st...

Larry Craig Opens Up About Why He Did Not Tell Wife About Arrest

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Idaho Senator Larry Craig and his wife sat down with "Today host Matt Lauer to break their silence and talk about his guilty plea in a sex sting at an...

Larry Craig Falsely Claims He's "Never Used The Internet"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his exclusive interview with NBC's Matt Lauer last night, embattled Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID) claimed that he has "never used the internet": Mat...

Lauer Lands Prime Time Craig Interview

Politico.com | Carrie Budoff Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sen. Larry Craig and his wife, Suzanne, will appear on a prime-time special Tuesday with Matt Lauer, NBC News announced today. The high-profile Craig...

OUT AND IN

Associated Press | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Idaho Sen. Larry Craig defiantly vowed to serve out his term in office on Thursday despite losing a court attempt to rescind his guilty plea in a men'...

Judge Denies Craig Request To Withdraw Guilty Plea

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A Minnesota judge has denied Sen. Larry Craig's request to withdraw his guilty plea to a disorderly conduct charge stemming from his arrest in an airp...

Infamous Larry Craig Bathroom At Minneapolis Airport To Get Makeover

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The infamous airport men's room where Sen. Larry Craig was arrested is getting new stall dividers that drop nearly to the floor to make it a less invi...

Court Grants Senator Craig Hearing On Taking Back Guilty Plea

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A Minnesota court on Tuesday granted U.S. Sen. Larry Craig a hearing on his request to let him take back the guilty plea he made after his arrest in a...

Craig Children Under Scrutiny: Restraining Orders, Unlawful Entry And Statutory Rape Charges Cloud Past

ABC News | JAKE TAPPER and AVERY MILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an effort to rehabilitate his reputation and save his political career, Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, dispatched his children Michael Craig and Shae H...

Leaked: GOP's "Spirited" Closed-Door Discussion On Handling Craig

CNN | Ted Barret, Dana Bash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican senators held what one participant called a "passionate" and "spirited" closed-door discussion Wednesday afternoon about how their leaders ...