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Senate / Ensign Scandal #953387

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 23, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Cynthia McFadden) Charges of crimes against Nevada Senator John Ensign reviewed; details given about Ensign's affair with Cindy Hampton, a check from Ensign's father to the fired Hamptons & ethics laws about Doug Hampton as a lobbyist with clients lined up by Ensign. [For "Nightline," Doug HAMPTON - comments on the money being severance; states Ensign broke ethics laws & he has not been contacted by government investigators.] Ensign's response outlined.

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Further coverage of the Hampton interview on "Nightline" noted.

Gibson, Charles;
McFadden, Cynthia

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