A top Dominican law enforcement official said Friday that a local lawyer has reported being paid by someone claiming to work for the conservative Web site the Daily Caller to find prostitutes who would lie and say they had sex for money with Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.).
By Carol D. Leonnig and Luz Lazo
March 22, 2013
The GOP civil war is alive and well. And a Democratic one is brewing.
The 113th Session of Congress passed 297 new laws -- ahead of the 284 laws passed during the 112th Congress.
Decision spares GOP senators from a potentially awkward, acrimonious power struggle.
The Maryland Democrat better known for fighting budget issues was helping out a constituent.
Hill leaders learned of the move last night.
He's confirmed as Senate Democrats make a last-minute push to confirm a final batch of Obama nominees.
It could set up a showdown with the Obama administration and environmental activists.
The confirmation, which was opposed by the gun lobby, comes as the Senate considers a final batch of Obama nominees ahead of the GOP takeover.
The rest of the House may have left just last week, but the former majority leader is already well into his next chapter.