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Former page from Alaska surprised by resignation

ANCHORAGE - Manfred Bekeris said he was floored by the scandal surrounding former U.S. Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., who resigned last week amid reports he sent sexually suggestive electronic messages to teenage male pages. Sound...
Dem attempts to link Young to Iraq war, Bush

...Public unhappiness with the Iraq war, congressional corruption scandals and now a sex scandal involving Republican Rep. Mark Foley, have thrown many once-safe GOP seats up for grabs. Sound off on the important issues at The challenge for Alaska's...
Where is Young in the Foley scandal

...on the important issues at Where is our Congressman for "All Alaskans" during this current scandal involving Rep. Mark Foley? The only thing I've seen is a quote from Young's spokesman saying that Congressman Young supports House Speaker...
Alaska Digest

...Kenny said Tuesday. Young, who is running for re-election, is dodging comment on the scandal itself. Rep. Mark Foley resigned Friday and checked himself into an alcohol rehabilitation program after reports surfaced over explicit instant...
Alaska Editorial: Campaign trail not the place for blame game

...last week when Rep. Don Young paid a visit to the Valley. Addressing the unfolding scandal surrounding former Rep. Mark Foley and his inappropriate relationships with congressional pages, Young quickly condemned Foley's actions. Nevertheless...
FBI probes a fact of life in politics today

...Weldon, R-Pa., in October 2006; New York Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno, in December 2006; former Congressman Mark Foley, R-Fla., in October 2006; Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons, in February 2007; Rep. John Doolittle, R- Calif., in...
Welcome to the world of spin

...leaving profane telephone messages for another legislator and then saying alcohol made him do it. Think Florida Rep. Mark Foley, ducking into rehab after being caught sending lewd messages to teenage boys. Think actor Isaiah Washington of "Grey's...
No sexting on job

...if the content you're sending is graphic or worse, your employer isn't your only worry. Ask former U.S. Rep. Mark Foley. Ask Tiger Woods. Anything you send might be kept, forwarded or hacked. If you're a public employee, your messages...
U.S. films hurt by foreign competition

...consensus yet among those working on the issue on what to do about it. Weller began by proposing, along with Reps. Mark Foley, R-Fla., and Xavier Becerra, D-Calif., an amendment to the Republicans' recently passed tax bill that would...
New candidate for the Darwin Awards

...Sen. Larry Craig, staunch Republican, had no reservations about hitting on strangers in an airport restroom. Rep. Mark Foley perkily sexted with former male pages on the floor of the U.S. House.All these actions defied rationality and wreaked...


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