Senator Packwood Ethics Investigation Debate
Senators debated two amendments concerning the Ethics Committee investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Senator Packwood. Senator Boxer called for public hearings into the charges and Senator McConnell called for leaving the matter to the committee. The Senate defeated the Boxer amendment and approved the McConnell amendment. close
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Barbara Boxer U.S. Senator (Class 3) [D] California
Richard Bryan U.S. Senator [D] Nevada
Larry E. Craig U.S. Senator [R] Idaho
Mitch McConnell U.S. Senator (Class 2) [R] Kentucky
Barbara A. Mikulski U.S. Senator (Class 3) [D] Maryland
Bob Smith U.S. Senator [R] New Hampshire
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