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  1. How Moore Would Change the Senate From Day OneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... people are not fully aware," she added, noting how the sexually suggestive texts sent to House pages by GOP Rep. Mark Foley of Florida helped doom the page program on that side of the Capitol a decade ago. "It would be unconscionable for Congress ...

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  2. Politics Trumps Religion: The Immorality of Republican "Christian" MoralityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... resignations came in the wake of numerous scandals between 2006 and 2009 involving Rep. Gary Condit (D-CA), Rep. Mark Foley (R-FL), Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID), Sen, John Edwards (D-NC) and Sen. John Ensign (R-NV). The exposures undermined the ...

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  3. Dem rep says Roy Moore poses a possible 'threat to safety' to Senate pagesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... comment on Gwen Moore's letter. In her letter, Gwen Moore also referenced the incidents surrounding former Rep. Mark Foley, R-Florida. Foley resigned from Congress in 2006 after it was revealed that he sent sexual messages to teenage pages. Foley's ...

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  4. Congresswoman Urges Sergeant-at-Arms to Protect Senate Pages from Alleged Child Molester Roy MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mother Jones

    ... Moore said in her letter. In the past, both the Senate and the House had page programs, but in 2006, former Rep. Mark Foley (R-Fla.) resigned after sending suggestive emails and text messages to male pages. The scandal contributed to the elimination ...

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  5. Congresswoman Moves To Protect Senate Pages From Accused Molester Roy MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... dynamics of which young people are not fully aware," she added. The congresswoman noted that in 2006, then-Rep. Mark Foley (R-Fla.) resigned from Congress after it came out that he had sent sexually suggestive texts and emails to teenage boys in the ...

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  6. Gwen S. Moore demands teen pages be warned about Roy MooreRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... chamber floor. A similar program in the House was discontinued a decade ago after a Republican congressman, Rep. Mark Foley, was found to be sending flirty text messages to male pages. Mr. Foley resigned in 2006, and the scandal helped propel ...

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  7. Democrats are trolling Roy Moore by requesting the Senate pages be protectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    ... the well sourced allegations against Roy Moore." The Wisconsin congresswoman brought up former Republican Rep. Mark Foley, who was exposed for sending sexual instant messages to pages in 2006. "I believe my fears are well-founded," Moore explained. ...

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  8. Dem lawmaker calls for extra protections to 'safeguard' Senate pages if Moore is electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... reported that Moore was known for "predatory" behavior at his local mall. Gwen Moore references former GOP Rep. Mark Foley (Fla.), who resigned from the House after sending sexual text messages and emails to pages, partially leading to the ...

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  9. Former teen Senate page: Idea of 'Sen. Roy Moore' is frighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Alabama Live

    ... program is completely separate from the House's page program, which was linked to the 2006 resignation of Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., accused of sending sexually explicit messages to former pages, and shut down in 2011.) While I was a page, I was able ...

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  10. I was a teenage Senate page. The thought of 'Senator Roy Moore' makes me sick.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Washington Post

    ... page program is completely separate from the House's page program, which was linked to the resignation of Rep. Mark Foley in 2006 and shut down in 2011.) While I was a page, I was able to see Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) react to Donald ...

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  11. Al Franken To Speak From the Floor of the Senate at 8:45 AM Seattle TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Stranger

    ... Republican brand for years to come. Voter concern over Republican mishandling of the accusations against GOP Rep. Mark Foley, who sent sexually explicit messages to underaged teenage pages, was a contributing factor in the landslide losses ...

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  12. Why is Congress so slow and secretive when policing members accused of sexual harassment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... 6, he started serving a 21-month prison sentence for transferring obscene material to a minor. Republican Rep. Mark Foley of Florida resigned in 2006 after news broke that he exchanged sexually graphic messages with underage congressional pages. The ...

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  13. Republicans attacking Franken need to address their party's history of toxic sexism or STFURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | The Raw Story

    ... Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY), who's now serving 21 months for sexting with a minor, they covered up for former Rep. Mark Foley (R-FL) . He was ultimately outed by a Capitol Page after at least three of his fellow pages received sexually explicit ...

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  14. The threat of Senate expulsion facing Roy Moore is a real oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | The Raw Story

    ... to re-elect Crane; Bay State voters re-elected Studds six more times. A similar scandal sunk Florida Republican Mark Foley's career in 2006, his resignation arriving before any real move to censure or expel him. In 1995, Oregon's Republican Senator ...

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  15. South Florida's Five Worst Religious Leaders, Including Accused Molester Bob CoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Miami New Times

    ... of our society - the poor, the infirm, the ignorant ... who believe his garbage." The priest whom former Rep. Mark Foley has accused of molesting him when he was a teen could face sanctions, the Miami Archdiocese said Friday while offering the ...

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  16. Dona t forget about the men who said theya ve been sexually assaulted, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Washington Post

    ... after prosecutors revealed that he molested or inappropriately touched five teenage boys. Former representative Mark Foley (R-Fla.) resigned after sending sexually explicit messages to current and former male House pages. These stories aren't as ...

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  17. With Roy Moore scandal, #MeToo movement upends WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | The Island Packet

    ... erm campaigns, Republicans faced serious blowback-and ultimately sustained major political damage-as Florida Rep. Mark Foley resigned over sending sexually explicit messages to young male pages. "In 2006,

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  18. Roy Moore Is a Predator Whose Candidacy Proves Our Moral DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | TIME.com

    ... Mr. Moore from a liberal activist judge," the Florida Congressman argued . Turns out that Moore's supporter, Mark Foley, who resigned three years later when exposed as a predator of underage interns, cared more about protecting a symbol of ...

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  19. Don't Confuse 'Wave Elections' With MandatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Real Clear Politics

    ... W. Bush's presidency was coming to an end, Hurricane Katrina and two wars scarred the American psyche and the Mark Foley intern scandal put Republicans on the defensive. They lost the House and were forced into a tie in the Senate. Two years later, ...

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  20. Republicans have few options to replace alleged sexual predator Roy Moore as Senate candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... be similar to the " punch Foley for Joe " campaign that Republican Joe Negron ran in 2006. After Congressman Mark Foley (R-FL) left office due to an underage sexting scandal, Negron was unable to get his name on the ballot to replace Foley. So ...

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