Category: Larry Craig

April 8, 2008

Say It Ain’t So, Joe (Pulitzer)

Filed under: Idaho Conservative, The,Larry Craig - 08 Apr 2008

The Idaho Statesman is a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the fall of Senator Larry Craig (R-ID). I wish I could congratulate the hometown paper, wish them well, and say that their status as a finalist …

October 6, 2007

Hanging On

Filed under: Larry Craig - 06 Oct 2007

Larry Craig is remaining in the Senate. I shared my thoughts on this in Thursday’s Podcast, but for those who don’t listen, I think it’s really a disgrace.

I find myself in agreement with d2 at 43rd State Blues and total …

October 1, 2007

Classless

Filed under: Larry Craig - 01 Oct 2007

Well September 30 is past and after having made his “intent to deceive” speech a couple miles from my house, Senator Larry Craig is digging in even as Republican Senators plot extreme measures to get him to leave:

Worried that the …

September 30, 2007

Larry Craig Starts a Trend

Filed under: Larry Craig - 30 Sep 2007

Now Hillary finance man Norman Hsu wants his no contest verdict set aside. (Hat Tip: Instapundit.)

September 26, 2007

It’s the Integrity, Larry

Filed under: Larry Craig - 26 Sep 2007

Larry Craig continues to show he doesn’t get it. Now his pledgea to resign is dependant on whether a judge in Minnesota sets aside Craig’s guilty plea or not.

It doesn’t matter. The issue with Larry Craig isn’t just what happened in a …

September 15, 2007

Money for Nothing

Filed under: Larry Craig - 15 Sep 2007

The Idaho Values Alliance reports that Larry Craig’s absence is having a consequence:
According to Idaho Chooses Life, the senate yesterday defeated an amendment to the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) proposed by Sen. Wayne Allard, an amendment that would …

September 13, 2007

Idaho: Half a State

Filed under: Larry Craig - 13 Sep 2007

As I’ve reviewed Senate Roll Calls over the last few days, one glaring line keeps popping up:

Craig: Not Voting

At this point, Idaho is like half a state. We have one Senator voting and one Senator who has taken himself …

September 8, 2007

Specter in the Dog House over Craig Flap

Filed under: Larry Craig - 08 Sep 2007

While Senate Republicans have been annoyed by Larry Craig’s fickleness on resignation, they are really ticked off at Arlen Specter:
Craig appeared ready to resign because he pleaded guilty to improper conduct in a Minnesota airport restroom, but he …

September 6, 2007

Make It Go Away

Filed under: Larry Craig - 06 Sep 2007

Scott Orr with some incisive satire on the Larry Craig matter:
A spokesman, who insisted that Mr. Craig is not gay and was not trying to solicit a police officer in a men’s room stall, said that the Idaho lawmaker …

September 5, 2007

Developments in the Craig Case

Filed under: Larry Craig - 05 Sep 2007

From the Politico:

Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) intends to try and overturn his conviction in an airport sex sting and if he is cleared, serve out the rest of his term, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said on Wednesday.

McConnell …

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