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  1. Ex-senator Larry Craig Ordered to Pay Back Campaign FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | News Max

    Former Idaho Republican senator Larry Craig has been fined for illegally using campaign funds to cover his legal expenses, Craig identified himself as a U.S. Senator during the incident, according to Politico . In her decision the judge wrote "the Court finds necessary and appropriate to punish defendants' misconduct and to deter future misconduct by others," according to Politico.

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  2. Former Sen. Larry Craig ordered to pay for misused funds - Wed, 01 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday that Craig violated the Federal Election Campaign Act by converting campaign funds for personal legal expenses while trying to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  3. Ex-senator fined for misusing campaign fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Hill

    A U.S. district judge ruled Tuesday that former Sen. Larry Craig must pay more than $240,000 for improperly using campaign funds in an effort to withdraw a guilty plea relating to a 2007 sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ordered Craig to pay $242,535 to the Treasury Department, including $197,535 of campaign funds unlawfully used to pay for personal legal fees plus a $45,000 fine.

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  4. Rachel Dratch and Company Take Aim at Anthony Weiner and More in...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Playbill

    ... (D-NY), former Governor/Congressman Mark Sanford (R-SC), former Congressman Mark Foley (R-FL) and former Senator Larry Craig (R-ID). "Politics is dirty but politicians are dirtier," according to press notes. "The truth is laid hysterically bare in ...

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  5. Craig fined for misuse of campaign fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Politico

    A federal judge ruled Tuesday that former Sen. Larry Craig must pay more than $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to try to overturn a guilty plea from the infamous "wide stance" incident in a men's bathroom. Craig was arrested on June 11, 2007, for disorderly conduct and "invasion of privacy" in a men's bathroom at the Minneapolis-St.

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  6. Idaho judge says Larry Craig, former senator, must repay $242,000 used for legal expensesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Larry Craig stands next to his wife Suzanne as he reads a statement to the media Monday afternoon, Aug. 28, 2007, in Boise. Craig, who pled guilty plea to disorderly conduct over an incident in a public restroom at the Minneapolis airport, has now been ordered to repay $242,000 in campaign funds that he used for his legal defense.

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  7. "Wide stance" defense costs Idaho's ex-Sen. Craig $242,000Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, was arrested in 2007 on suspicion of lewd conduct in an undercover police sting in a men's room at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

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  8. Craig Ordered To Pay Nearly $242KRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses incurred after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday in Washington, D.C. that Craig illegally converted campaign money as personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  9. Former Sen. Craig fined for tapping campaign funds for sex-sting defense - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses incurred after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday in Washington, D.C. that Craig illegally converted campaign money as personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  10. Judge Rules Larry Craig Must Repay Campaign Funds Used in Bathroom ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Roll Call

    A federal judge in the District of Columbia has ordered the Idaho Republican to pay $242,535 to the Department of the Treasury. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Craig must repay $197,533 in campaign funds from the Craig Committee, which functioned as "little more than an alter-ego for Senator Craig himself," plus a $45,000 fine.

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  11. In the Loop: Former senator Larry Craig owes U.S. Treasury $242,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Idaho Republican Sen. Larry Craig and his wife, Suzanne, talk to reporters in Boise, Idaho, in 2007, shortly after his arrest and guilty plea for disorderly conduct over an incident in a public restroom at the Minneapolis airport. A federal judge Tuesday ordered former senator Larry "Wide Stance" Craig to pay the U.S. Treasury $242,000 for improperly using campaign funds to pay for his legal defense after a 2007 sex-sting arrest in a Minneapolis airport bathroom.

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  12. An origin story for Judge LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... A. McClure and a virtuallly united Idaho Congressional delegation that included Senator Steve Symms, Congressman Larry Craig from the First District, and the delegation's lone Democrat, Second District Congressman Richard Stallings. Even more ...

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  13. UVI sets medical school forumsRead the original story

    Monday | Virgin Islands Daily News

    As the pieces begin to fall into place, the dream of a medical school at the University of the Virgin Islands is a little closer to becoming a reality. On Friday, the Legislature approved funneling $700,000 a year from the Internal Revenue Matching Fund to help the university pay back the bonds it will need to build the new school.

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  14. Best of Boise Public EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Boise Weekly

    ... broke more than his share of scandals (earning a Pulitzer nomination for his dogged pursuit of former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig's sexual habits) and became as much a part of the Statehouse as its faux marble columns. So it was with a collective "WTF?" ...

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  15. The a oeKissing Congressmana has a new ad. And his wife is front and center.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Washington Post

    ... it together." We've seen this movie before, starring (among others) New York Rep. Anthony Weiner, Idaho Sen. Larry Craig, and New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer. And, of course, David Vitter, w ho in 2007 admitted to the "sin" of being a client of the "DC ...

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  16. V.I. marine industry leaders agree job growth, resourcefulness are needed to revitalize fieldRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Marine industry experts are hoping that the territory can take advantage of its existing assets to revitalize an industry that has lost steam in the last few decades. About two dozen leaders in the industry convened this week at the University of the Virgin Islands to hold the "V.I. Marine Industry Forum," a forum organized by the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Agriculture and Planning.

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  17. Holier Than Thou Tim Tebow Joins Good Morning AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Crooks and Liars

    ... Countdown, Keith Olbermann talked with Air America Radio talk show host, Rachel Maddow about Republican Senator Larry Craig's presser, Mitt Romney And now, for a more realistic assessment of the situation at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant ...

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  18. QUEERY: Fidel MorinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Washington Blade

    ... identity crises we've seen, due to not being true to ourselves. Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky, Sen. Larry Craig and the bathroom scandal. Also the Catholic Church and the clergy abuse scandals. Remember that we are fighting for the same rights, ...

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  19. Crapo and the veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... the committee chair was Washington state's senior senator, Patty Murray. The ranking minority member was Idaho's Larry Craig. He and Murray did work well together. Murray was especially eloquent when speaking about the heavy emotional toll the Iraq ...

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  20. Scalia to speak in Boise at SRBA conferenceRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... to the Secretary of the Interior; Mike Connor, current deputy Secretary of the Interior; former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig; Rebecca Miles, former chair of the Nez Perce Tribe; Bob Iacullo, executive vice president of United Water; former Oregon Gov. Ted ...

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