03/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

GOP Senator Connected To Prostitution Ring Calls For Burris Resignation

Louisiana Sen. David Vitter (R), who survived a 2007 sex scandal, called on Sen. Roland Burris (D-Ill.) to resign Tuesday for his ethical shortcomings.

Vitter was connected with a prostitution ring two years ago and dismissed any suggestion of hypocrisy given his own refusal to resign in the wake of that scandal.

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