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Sunday, December 01, 2019

A prime chairmanship is poised to come open in the Senate next year. The problem? No GOP senators seem to want it. ... GOP senators who spoke with The Hill, including current members of the committee, had a nearly universal response when asked if they wanted to take over the Ethics Committee: Thanks, but no thanks.

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Ethics are anathema to the party headed by the bloated------------.

#1 | Posted by reinheitsgebot at 2019-12-01 11:51 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 3

Not only that but it's a thankless job and you might run into one of your best friend when he falls out of his ivory tower.

#2 | Posted by Twinpac at 2019-12-01 02:56 PM | Reply

Job Requirements: Must be ethical.
Every GOP Senators: That counts me out.

#3 | Posted by johnny_hotsauce at 2019-12-01 03:10 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Ethics and white identity politics.

Hmmmmm.

#4 | Posted by fresno500 at 2019-12-01 06:04 PM | Reply

Woof.

This tells me that there is no Republican in the Senate who is willing to put up his level of ethics against the wall that Pres Trump presents.

This is significant. So very significant.

We are on our way to a dictatorship.

No one wants to talk about "The Emperor's New Clothes."

en.wikipedia.org's_New_Clothes

...When the emperor parades before his subjects in his new "clothes", no one dares to say that they do not see any suit of clothes on him for fear that they will be seen as stupid....


#5 | Posted by LampLighter at 2019-12-01 10:10 PM | Reply

The site elves seem to have issues with the "Emperor's New Clothes" URL. Maybe it is the single quote...

Let me try again, this this I'll show it as text, not a url...

h t t p s : / / en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Emperor%27s_New_Clothes

Change the spaces to https and you should be OK.

#6 | Posted by LampLighter at 2019-12-01 10:14 PM | Reply

Republicans Can't Find Senator to Chair Ethics Committee

Fine! I'll do it.

- Senate Democrat

#7 | Posted by FedUpWithPols at 2019-12-02 06:31 AM | Reply

Any one of us will take the job...
--Dem members of the Senate Ethics Committee

Do I really have compromising photos of that many US Senators?
--(Communist) Party chair Vlad

#8 | Posted by catdog at 2019-12-02 09:30 AM | Reply

Fact is that no Republican would ever inquire about the ethics of another Republican. Now if the position was renamed to Chairman of the Committee on Democrats Ethics they would be standing in line to accept the job but not if it is a Committee to deal with the ethics of all Senators.

#9 | Posted by danni at 2019-12-03 08:18 AM | Reply

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