Both the Senate Ethics Committee and the Department of Justice are investigating the matter, focusing in particular on whether Mr. Ensign might have broken the law by helping Douglas Hampton, the husband of his mistress, find a job as a lobbyist. Issuance of the subpoenas was disclosed by a person with direct knowledge of them.
Saturday, December 05, 2009
Ensign investigation heats up as Baucus story breaks
Posted by Ben Cunningham at 9:37 AM