Hawley pushes ethics probe of U.S. Senate Democrats who filed complaint against him

    U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO)
    U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) sits in the House Chamber before a joint session of Congress. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    WASHINGTON—Seven U.S. Senate Democrats urged the chamber’s ethics panel to investigate Sen. Josh Hawley’s role in the pro-Trump assault on the Capitol, and the Missouri Republican is now asking the committee to do the same.

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