Seven U.S. Senate Democrats call for ethics probe of Sen. Josh Hawley

By: - January 25, 2021 6:00 am

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “Oversight of the Crossfire Hurricane Investigation,” August 5, 2020. (Photo by Carolyn Kaster-Pool/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON—Seven U.S. Senate Democrats on Thursday urged the chamber’s ethics panel to look into Sen. Josh Hawley’s unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud in connection with the deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol earlier this month.

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.