House Ethics Committee Is Reviewing Allegations Against Three Democrats
House Ethics Committee is reviewing allegations against three Democrats
Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) speaks as House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) listens during a 2014 news conference. Luján and Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) are being investigated by the House Ethics Committee. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)The House Ethics Committee said Monday it is reviewing charges lodged against two high-profile Democratic lawmakers and a senior Democratic aide.
The lawmakers facing an ethics review are Rep. John Conyers Jr. (Mich), the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary Committee and the longest-serving sitting House member, and Rep. Ben Ray Luján (N.M.), chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. The …