In a stunning blow to the Senatorial hopes of Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-NV), the House Ethics Committee today unanimously voted to open an investigative subcommittee into conflict of interest charges stemming from her alleged attempts to direct cash toward the kidney health care industry – and, in particular, toward her husband, who runs the Kidney Specialists of Southern Nevada. Breitbart News led the charge in demanding investigation into Berkley’s activities.
The House Ethics Committee, chaired by Rep. Jo Bonner (R-AL) and ranking member Rep. Linda T. Chavez (D-CA), released the following statement:
Read the statement and more at Breitbart Big Gov.
“Yawwwn”, move along, same old same old. What do you think?
- House Ethics Committee launches inquiry of Democratic Rep. Shelley Berkley (cnn.com)
- Rep. Shelley Berkley will face House ethics panel probe (usatoday.com)
- Ethics Committee appoints panel in Berkley case (wbay.com)