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  1. Dupuy: Josh Duggar and the end of anti-gay crusadersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... and in the closet). An incomplete list includes Rep. David Dreier, R-Calif., Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho and Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill. These were all men who voted against gay rights - publicly denouncing their fellow ...

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  2. Larry Craig Day's 8th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Roll Call

    On Aug. 27, 2007, Roll Call's John McArdle went up with a story detailing how the Idaho Republican had been arrested on June 11 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport by a plainclothes cop "investigating lewd conduct complaints in a men's public restroom."

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  3. 'Sock' saga drags on, Hudson background examined, and porn copyright lawyer loses appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... picked to replace Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page. "She was the presiding judge when Idaho U.S. Sen. Larry Craig attempted to withdraw his guilty plea in 2007, after he was arrested at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport by an ...

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  4. Jeers: Silent Crane's VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    Rather than face reporters himself, this third-tier state official has secured the services of public relations consultant Mike Tracy. Tracy, who established his bona fides first with the Idaho Farm Bureau and then as press secretary to former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, is drawing $4,000 a month for 10 hours of work each week, reports the Idaho Statesman's Bill Dentzer.

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  5. Craig Headed Back To CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    Former Idaho Sen. Larry Craig will go to court Oct. 7 to argue that he shouldn't have to repay nearly a quarter-million dollars in campaign funds he used in connection with his 2007 arrest in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting, Roll Call reports today. The Washington, D.C. newspaper reported that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit set oral arguments for Oct. 7 in Craig's continuing appeal over his penalties, which his attorneys called "improperly punitive"/ Betsy Russell , Eye on Boise.

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  6. Ex-senator in arrest challenges repaying fundsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Former Sen. Larry Craig will get a chance this fall to argue that he shouldn't have to repay campaign funds he used in connection to his 2007 arrest in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit set oral arguments for Oct. 7 in the Idaho Republican's appeal.

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  7. Former Sen. Craig headed back to court to defend use of campaign funds in sex sting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Former Idaho Sen. Larry Craig will go to court Oct. 7 to argue that he shouldn't have to repay nearly a quarter-million dollars in campaign funds he used in connection with his 2007 arrest in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting, Roll Call reports today. The Washington, D.C. newspaper reported that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit set oral arguments for Oct. 7 in Craig's continuing appeal over his penalties, which his attorneys called "improperly punitive."

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  8. State Pays Ex-Craig Aide $4K/MoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... billings in the last five years exceed $250,000. Mike Tracy, the onetime communications head for former Sen. Larry Craig, has held PR contracts with the state since 2007, working for the Department of Lands from 2007-2011 and for the state treasurer ...

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  9. Should he have to repay his campaign funds?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Norwalk Reflector

    Former Sen. Larry Craig will get a chance this fall to argue that he shouldn't have to repay campaign funds he used in connection to his 2007 arrest in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit set oral arguments for Oct. 7 in the Idaho Republican's appeal.

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  10. Ex-Senator in Bathroom Arrest Challenges Repaying FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Roll Call

    Former Sen. Larry Craig will get a chance this fall to argue that he shouldn't have to repay campaign funds he used in connection to his 2007 arrest in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit set oral arguments for Oct. 7 in the Idaho Republican's appeal.

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  11. Smart Bombs: Congress unlocked fetal cells - Sun, 02 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Health Revitalization Act of 1993, including 39 Republicans. Then-Sen. Slade Gorton said yes. So did Idaho Sens. Larry Craig and Dirk Kempthorne. In the House, the vote was 282 to 115, including 57 Republicans. The law, which ended a moratorium ...

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  12. School Choice and Special Ed: Extending Choice and Opportunity to Children With DisabilitiesRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Cato Institute

    featuring Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho); Robert Pasternack , Assistant Secretary, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services, U.S. Department of Education; Jay Greene , Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute; and David Salisbury , Director, ...

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  13. Crapo, Risch Earn Trib JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    In his weekly Cheers & Jeers column, Opinion Editor Marty Trillhaase gives Jeers to ... U.S. Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch, R-Idaho: Nine months ago, 81-year-old U.S. District Court Judge Edward Lodge announced he would be taking senior status, effective July 3. Where's the nominee? Who knows? When the last federal bench vacancy occurred in the 1990s, their predecessors - Larry Craig and Dirk Kempthorne - did everything by the book. They used a "vetting committee."

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  14. Puppies and GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    ... "I am not a crook," or when Bill Clinton said, "It depends on what the meaning of is is," or when Idaho Sen. Larry Craig said, "I have a wide stance," you could call it jiggery-pokery. But even a golden retriever would recognize all these as ...

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  15. Malek Offers Different NI BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and State Rep. Luke Malek of Coeur d'Alene come from far different ends of the political spectrum with McConnell being one of the most powerful figures in Congress and Malek as a two-term legislator who is just getting started. But according to Idaho Sen. Larry Craig, a longtime friend and colleague of McConnell's, there are some similarities.

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  16. Play 'Commander' envisions gay presidential candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Live" alum Rachel Dratch. The work examines the sex scandals of Reps. Anthony Weiner and Mark Foley and Sen. Larry Craig, along with South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, using actual transcripts, testimonies, tweets and the like. With "Commander," ...

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  17. With Idaho now down to just one U.S. district judge, Bieter has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... nominee recommendations personally. The last time Idaho got a new federal district judge, in 1995, then-Sens. Larry Craig and Dirk Kempthorne, both Republicans, convened a bipartisan commission, including five Democrats and four Republicans, to vet ...

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  18. $300,000 outhouse causing a stinkRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    ... only to the men's restroom at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport visited in 2007 by then-U.S. Sen. Larry Craig." While the cost of the outhouse upgrade itself is $300,000, that expense is actually dwarfed by the cost of running a sewer ...

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  19. in Defense of Denny HastertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... politicians are caught in a compromising situation with a person of the same sex. Former Republican Senator Larry Craig, who was extremely opposed to gay rights and gay marriage, gave liberals schadenfreude when he was caught in an airport men's ...

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  20. Crapo Pushing Craig's Budget IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    In the Lewiston Tribune, reporter William L. Spence reports that U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo has picked up the mantle of former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig in pushing for a balanced budget amendment: Now, with Republicans in control of both the House and Senate for the first time since the Bush administration, there's speculation a balanced budget amendment will once again be part of the congressional agenda. U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, who sits on the Senate Budget Committee, said he's "confident" Republican leaders will bring the issue up for a vote during this session of Congress.

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