But steadfast, straight-in-the-eye denial just might get him off the hook. So therein lies the rub. Why men like Larry Craig continue to court danger in public places. The amendment failed with 53 votes 60 votes were needed because the amendment was not germane to the underlying bill. So, with his wife Suzanne beside him, Craig bowed to the inevitable yesterday and finally said the hardest words. When the officer asked Craig about the use of his hands, Craig said that he reached down with his right hand to pick up a piece of paper that was on the floor.
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Both the documentary Outrage and Newsweek ' s June 7,issue's Back Story listed Craig as one of several prominent conservative politicians who had a record of anti-gay legislation and later caught in a gay sex scandal. According to the police report about Craig's return, Craig said he wanted information for his lawyer. The stall second from right at the Minneapolis—St. Retrieved on September 8, Adobe Acrobat Reader required for viewing. In he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Idaho.
Retrieved 12 April The police officer made the following observations, which he recorded in his report of the incident, as to what happened next:. Craig complained during his police interview that the officer had entrapped him. The New York Timesp. Chair of the Senate Aging Committee —