CapitolInq Archive: January, 2013

Report: FBI investigation of possible Menendez corruption

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The FBI is investigating possible corruption involving New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez and Florida eye surgeon Salomon Melgen, The Miami Herald... Read more

Attorney: doctor tied to Menendez acted appropriately

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WASHINGTON -- Salomon Melgen, the South Florida eye surgeon with close ties to New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez, and subject of an FBI investigation... Read more

FBI raids doctor with ties to Sen. Menendez

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Updated with new comments from Sen. Menendez below. New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez denied allegations reported online that he used prostitutes... Read more

Menendez: immigration reform will help economy

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WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez joined a high profile coalition of Senators Monday afternoon to unveil an immigration reform platform... Read more

Nutter joins U.S. Senators to unveil assault weapons ban

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WASHINGTON -- Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey joined some of the Senate’s leading Democrats... Read more

Local officials stick to party lines on debt ceiling vote

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WASHINGTON -- Philadelphia-area members of the House stuck to their party lines today on a Republican plan to temporarily lift the nation's... Read more

Poll: Booker leads Lautenberg by 21

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WASHINGTON -- Newark Mayor Cory Booker leads Sen. Frank Lautenberg by 21 points in a potential head-to-head match up, a Quinnipiac University... Read more

Menendez leads hearing questioning Clinton on Benghazi

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WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is leading a highly-charged hearing this morning in which Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will... Read more