July 15, 2009


Some Worry Ensign Saga Not Over

The story of Sen. John Ensign's (R-NV) affair "has entered an uneasy space in the Capitol, as the shock over the revelation that his parents paid the woman's family has subsided, but colleagues and supporters remain nervous that the story is not over," the Las Vegas Sun reports.

Said one Nevada GOP strategist: "There's a nervousness that maybe the full story has not been told. Most people think there's another shoe to drop."

Politico notes that Ensign's mistress "is the only participant in the love triangle to remain silent" and that she may the key to whether the senator can continue in office or not.

Meanwhile, on Hardball, comedian Bill Maher was hilarious in a discussion of the recent Republican sex scandals.

Here is the clip:

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