Thursday, December 22, 2011

Disgraced Senator Resurfaces Lobbying For Big Coal

Thursday, December 22, 2011
WASHINGTON -- Having left Congress after an embarrassing 2007 arrest, former Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) has quietly reemerged in Washington as a lobbyist working on behalf of the coal industry. According to his federal filings, Craig has registered to wheedle his former Capitol colleagues on the obscure but critical issue of mine safety.
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